Segunda Quimbamba performed a 2 set online concert for Perth Amboy Artworks live on facebook on Sept 19th. Check out these amazing videos of their performance! And Bodgeda Satellite performed at the intermission!
Join us on Saturday September 19 from 5-7pm for the season finale of Perth Amboy Artworks online music series featuring Segunda Quimbamba, the celebrated dance and drum ensemble that perform authentic bomba and plena, the vibrant drum music of Puerto Rico!! Segunda Quimbamba is directed by Juan Cartagena who is recognized as a Master Folk Artist by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts. The band has been doing this show for the past 3 years and this is always the biggest show of the year! Though we cannot gather together this year, we can still get together online and be inspired by Segunda Quimbamba! Watch them live online on the Perth Amboy Artworks Facebook page. Intermission set by Bodega Satellite.
Grant funding has been provided by the Middlesex County Board of Chosen Freeholders through a grant award from the Middlesex County Cultural and Arts Trust Fund.