Joined: 17 Feb 2003
|Posted: Thu May 20, 2004 1:01 pm Post subject: Gaitero "El Pravianu" to perform in NY May 30 2004
|[Note from Art: This is an email from Eliza, sent to the us_gaita_asturiana group at yahoogroups]
For all you Asturian Bagpipe Lovers out there... Good News!
Bagpipe Master and Artisan Vicente Prado Suárez, "El Pravianu"
will be performing for the first time in New York this month of May
It is a rare opportunity for all in the area to enjoy the talent of
this outstanding bagpipe musician. "El Pravianu" is also a well
known artisan who has been making Asturian Bagpipes of excellent
quality for many years, and this might be the long waited chance to
purchase one. Arrangements must be made in advance if you want him
to bring the instrument with him to this New York visit. He will
also be available after the concert to answer questions and chat with
those who attend, and will bring with him copies of his CDs for sale.
"El Pravianu" has also been an Asturian Stand-Up Comedy artist for
many years, and those who attend will enjoy his jokes as part of his
Sunday, May 30, 2004
Astoria, New York 11103
Tel: (718) 626-0872
Contact Person: Benito Abad
Tickets: $10.00 per person
I will be sending additional information, with photos to our group
Private performances could be arranged according to his shedule.
Hope to see many of you there,
P.S. For those of you who are following the Royal Wedding which will
be held May 22, you will have the opportunity to see him play with
the "Banda de Gaitas de la Ciudad de Oviedo", who have been selected
to play at this special event.
Last edited by Art on Wed Jul 14, 2004 12:50 pm; edited 1 time in total
Joined: 17 Feb 2003
|Posted: Wed May 26, 2004 7:20 pm Post subject:
|The organizers tell me that there will be tickets at the door, and that parking should be easy to find on the street.
I'm thinking of going. Anyone else going?
Los organizadores me dice que se puede comprar las entradas en la puerta, y que se puede aparcar en la calle gratis sin problema.
Pienso de asistir. ¿Va también alguien más?