We're celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month and everyone is welcome!
Enjoy the talent of Chilean performer Ricardo Parra. He will share his compositions and renditions of songs from South America. A range of rhythms from folk, bossa nova and classical guitar to blues.
About Ricardo Parra
Ricardo’s music has taken him all over North and South America, sharing his unique mixture of styles and techniques with audiences across the United States, Mexico, and Chile. Mr. Parra has accepted invitations to perform from some of the premier cultural institutions of Mexico, such as the National Institute of Fine Arts of Mexico, many of its finest universities as well as the Library of Mexico and the Festival de Trova de Ixtenco. Similarly, in Chile, he has played for many institutions of high regard including multiple engagements with Concepcion University. Ricardo’s American performances have taken him all over the United States as well, such as at St. Francis University in Illinois, but with a particular focus on playing for the people of Texas, sharing his music with museums, libraries, and learning institutions in Austin, Houston, and San Antonio.
Duration: 30 minutes
All programs at the Elisha D. Smith Public Library are free and for everyone. Those with special needs are encouraged to call the library office at 920.967.3662 within 24 hours of an event to assure that specific needs with regards to parking, building and meeting room accessibility are met.
Todos los programas de la Biblioteca Elisha D. Smith son gratuitos y para todos. Aquellos con necesidades especiales pueden llamar a la oficina de la biblioteca 920.967.3662 con 24 horas de anticipación a un evento para asegurar que las necesidades específicas de parqueo, acceso al edificio o acceso a las salas de reunión puedan ser satisfechas.