Posts tagged "flamenco"

Chicanísima cultural calendar

Chicanísima cultural calendar
Here are some upcoming cultural events that may interest Chicanísima followers in Chicago: Diego El Cigala Flamenco artist Diego El Cigala is performing Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011 at the Harris Theater. His latest CD is called Cigala & Tango, and is from a concert he gave in Argentina that fused flamenco and tango performers. Una... Read more »

Yasmin Levy brings Ladino music to Chicago

What is Ladino? That’s Ladino with a “D” not Latino with a “T.” Yasmin Levy Ladino is the language of the Jewish people of Spanish origin who were kicked out of Spain in 1492 by the Catholic rulers Isabella and Ferdinand. They continued to speak Ladino, also known as Judeo-Spanish, in the countries to which... Read more »