Don’t miss The Chicago Cuatro Orchestra, and their special guest, directly from Puerto Rico, Orquesta Jíbara – Dr. Francisco López Cruz, in a holiday concert on Saturday, December 6 at 7 pm at the Guerin Prep Theatre. This special concert will showcase a vast array of traditional Puerto Rican music along with a few surprises! For tickets and information, please call (773) 340-9226 or visit www.ccoproject.org.
This historic concert will feature a varied repertoire of Puerto Rican music including danzas, seises, aguinaldos, and much more; also special arrangements of contemporary music.
Special guest for this event will be “The Orquesta Jíbara Dr. Francisco Lopez Cruz” – The oldest cuatro orchestra from Puerto Rico celebrating its 49th year with a rare off-island appearance! The orchestra features a unique blend of the cuatro, tiple, bordunúa, guitar and percussion to simulate a choir in five voices and create the magical sound that is the “Orquesta Jibara”!
This family friendly event of music and culture will also include raffles, arts and craft sales, and a silent auction. Saturday, December 6, 2014, 7pm – 9pm
Silent Auction starts at 5pm Theatre Doors open at 6pm Performances start at 7pm
Guerin Prep Theatre 8100 W. Belmont River Grove, IL Free Parking
For tickets and information
call (773) 340-9226 or purchase tickets online @ www.ccoproject.org; also at: Lily’s Record Shop, 2733 West Division Street, Chicago, IL (773) 252-7008 La Voz Hispana, 2514 North Laramie Avenue, Chicago, IL (773) 836-9201 and at the Door
Adults - $35 and $25 Children (13 and under) - $10 off a $25 ticket Infants not occupying a seat are free