Minas at World Cafe Live

Where

World Cafe Live
3025 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA
Map
215-222-1400

When

Sat, April 13, 2019
8:00 pm

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Musicians

Minas
Minas

band/orchestra

Joe Soprani
Joe Soprani

accordion

Patricia King
Patricia King

vocalist

About

Minas Presents La Giara, The Water Jug, by Patricia King Haddad

Fusing jazz, opera and Brazilian rhythms, La Giara is back for it’s third time at World Cafe Live Downstairs. Presented every two years, receiving a standing ovation every time, La Giara tells the story of the composer’s family emigration from Sicily to Philadelphia. Comprised of dramatic and comedic compositions, La Giara expresses themes relevant to gender oppression and cultural losses that immigrant families transcended while adapting to a new world.

"A Music Score that evokes melodies of Puccini, swing of American Ragtime, lyrics of Gilbert and Sullivan, drive of Brazilian rhythm, and memorable songs of Musical Theater." JR, Independent Broadcast Network....

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