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Las Alegres Ambulancias 
General Event Information
Event Category:
Live Music: All
Price:
$17-22  
Dates and Times:
July 6, 7:30PM-8:30PM

Las Alegres Ambulancias de San Basilio de Palenque is an amazing band from the 500-year old cabildo/lumbalu tradition. The name of the group explains the philosophy of the Afro-Colombians of Palenque in their relationship with death. Happiness (alegres) is the vehicle (ambulancias) of change from one state of being to another in short life continues. The ensemble features three singers/dancers and three percussionists performing on traditional Afro-Colombian drums and are known for turning every funeral into a party.
Venue Information
Venue:
National Hispanic Cultural Center  
Address:
1701 4th St. SW  
City:
Albuquerque 
State:
NM 
Zip Code:
87102 
Country:
United States 
Telephone:
(505) 271-4592 
Venue Map:
 
Presenting Organization
Telephone:
232-9868
Email Address:
Designation:
for-profit
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