SOAS Concert Series: Amaraterra

Fri Mar 15 2019 at 08:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Brunei Gallery SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG London, United Kingdom, London, United Kingdom

Brunei Gallery SOAS, Thornhaugh Street, WC1H 0XG London, United Kingdom, London, United Kingdom

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AMARATERRA (UK/Italy)
Song & Dance from Salento

Pizzica is the folk dance of Salento, a region in the furthest reaches of South Eastern Italy (the ‘heel of the Italian boot’). At a crossroads of civilisations, Salento has preserved its ancient Greek-Roman folk roots, with Dionysian festivals and the mythological bite of the tarantula that induces an irresistible urge to dance oneself into a trance-like state, accompanied by traditional tamburello drumming. Formed in London in 2011 by passionate expats, Amaraterra has evolved into a thriving and multinational ensemble, while losing none of their traditional southern Italian flavour. Their monthly sold-out residencies at East London’s Jamboree venue (now closed), are a thing of legend.

www.amaraterra.co.uk

Important information

All concerts start at 8.30pm (doors 8pm).
Online booking is required to guarantee a seat.

Please note that pre-booking is only valid until 8.45pm (i.e. if you have pre-booked and arrive more than 15 minutes late, you may find that your seat has been re-allocated).
Venue capacity is limited and any remaining seats will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Programme subject to change.

Venue address: Brunei Gallery Lecture Theatre, SOAS, University of London,
Thornhaugh Street, Russell Square, London WC1H 0XG

Enquiries: E-mail: musicevents | soas ! ac ! uk



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