Amado Espinoza is a multi-instrumentalist/composer/instrument maker whose music is rooted in the spiritual traditions of the Andes mountains, while drawing inspiration from his musical-wanderlust personality. He is a Charlotte Street Foundation 2017 Performing Arts Fellow, TedxKC presenter and Adjunct Professor in the Graduate Student Theatre Department at UMKC. He will be performing with his wife and collaborator, Karen Lisondra, devised theatre director and actor’s trainer.
World Music Odyssey – an interactive journey through different cultures of the world using instruments from the Americas and Beyond.
Recycled Instrument Presentation/Workshop, max 25, ages 8-Adult. Participants or organization are encouraged to bring supplies (scissors, soda cans, plastic straws, pvc tubes, foam, etc). 2 hour workshop.
Interactive Lecture of South American Musical Cultures/Instruments and Contexts (45 min).