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Cumbia Heights and Laura Luv. Hispanic Heritage Month, Live From 9th and G

LIVE FROM 9TH & G: Cumbia Heights and Laura Luv

Hispanic Heritage Month Concert

2022-10-15 16:00:00 2022-10-15 18:00:00 America/New_York LIVE FROM 9TH & G: Cumbia Heights and Laura Luv Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library - East Storefront A & B

Saturday, October 15
4:00pm - 6:00pm

Add to Calendar 2022-10-15 16:00:00 2022-10-15 18:00:00 America/New_York LIVE FROM 9TH & G: Cumbia Heights and Laura Luv Join us, LIVE FROM 9TH & G for a concert in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, where you can enjoy live music from amazing performers based in Washington DC. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library - Central Library - East Storefront A & B

Join us, LIVE FROM 9TH & G for a concert in recognition of Hispanic Heritage Month, where you can enjoy live music from amazing performers based in Washington DC.

In collaboration with the Mars Arts DC Program, the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library is excited to present alternative tropical band Cumbia Heights and singer-songwriter Laura Luv for a concert celebrating Hispanic Heritage and Culture.

Únase a nosotros, EN VIVO DESDE la calle 9 y la calle G para un concierto en reconocimiento del Mes de la Herencia Hispana, donde podrá disfrutar de música en vivo de artistas increíbles de Washington DC.

En colaboración con el Programa Mars Arts DC, la Biblioteca Conmemorativa Martin Luther King Jr. se complace en presentar a la banda tropical alternativa Cumbia Heights y a la cantautora Laura Luv para un concierto que celebra la Herencia y la Cultura Hispanas.

     

Laura Luv is a singer-songwriter, born and raised in Colombia, who has been living in the Washington Metropolitan area since 2015. She writes songs in Spanish influenced by her experiences in life and by what is happening in the world today and inspired by different music genres from pop and rock to indie, folk, and Latin music.

Laura Luv’s debut EP will be released on October 7th, 2022. Besides her solo project, Laura is also a member of La Marvela, an all-women music band that plays and highlights the richness of rhythms from the Colombian Caribbean region.

Laura Luv es una cantautora, nacida y criada en Colombia, que vive en el área metropolitana de Washington desde 2015. Escribe canciones en español influenciada por sus experiencias de vida y por lo que está sucediendo en el mundo de hoy e inspirada en diferentes géneros musicales desde pop y rock hasta indie, folk y música latina.

El debut del álbum musical de Laura Luv se lanzará el 7 de octubre de 2022. Además de su proyecto en solitario, Laura también es miembro de La Marvela, una banda de música de mujeres que toca y destaca la riqueza de los ritmos de la región del Caribe colombiano.

     

Cumbia Heights is an alternative tropical band based in Washington DC. Its 10 members represent Tierra del Fuego to Louisiana, Baja California the Peruvian coffee region of Peru, and the Colombian Caribbean coast. This band interprets musical styles and rhythms from all over Latin America, mixing them with modern pop, soul, and rock influences.

From the slowed down “rebajada” cumbia of northern Mexico, passing through the Chilean style, and all the way to Cuban montuno. From the classic cumbia style of Colombia, to the psychedelia of Peru.  With this fusion, the band serves mad sexy cumbia and grungy vibes. Dancing guaranteed.

Cumbia Heights es una banda tropical alternativa con base en Washington DC. Sus 10 miembros representan desde Tierra del Fuego hasta Luisiana, Baja California, la región cafetera peruana del Perú y la costa caribeña colombiana. Esta banda interpreta estilos musicales y ritmos de toda América Latina, mezclándolos con influencias modernas del pop, soul y rock.

Desde la cumbia rebajada y pausada del norte de México, pasando por el estilo chileno, hasta el montuno cubano. Desde la cumbia clásica de Colombia, hasta la psicodelia de Perú. Con esta fusión, la banda sirve cumbia locamente sexy y vibraciones grunge. Bailar está garantizado.

 

  

About the Partner/Sobre el socio

  

Mars Arts D.C. is Washington Performing Arts’s signature community engagement initiative. The product of a partnership between Washington Performing Arts, Jacqueline Badger Mars, and Mars, Incorporated, Mars Arts D.C. carries out its mission of presenting and elevating the dynamic vibrancy found in the local arts community and business economy through ever-growing artist engagement and long-term communal partnerships. With programmatic elements highlighting the uniqueness and beauty across all eight wards of the District, Mars Arts D.C. offers distinct performance opportunities, artist residencies, signature education programs, and robust integration with the Washington Performing Arts main stage series, all for the benefit, enjoyment, and growth of both the artist community itself and the D.C. community as a whole.

Mars Arts D.C. es la iniciativa de participación comunitaria característica de Washington Performing Arts. Producto de una asociación entre Washington Performing Arts, Jacqueline Badger Mars y Mars, Incorporated, Mars Arts D.C. lleva a cabo su misión de presentar y elevar la vitalidad dinámica que se encuentra en la comunidad artística local y la economía empresarial a través de un compromiso de artistas cada vez mayor y una larga asociación comunal a largo plazo. Con elementos programáticos que destacan la singularidad y la belleza de las ocho zonas del Distrito, Mars Arts D.C. ofrece distintas oportunidades de actuación, pasantillas para artistas, programas educativos exclusivos y una sólida integración con la serie del escenario principal de Washington Performing Arts, todo para el beneficio, el disfrute y el crecimiento tanto de la comunidad de artistas como de la comunidad de D.C. en su conjunto.

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Sat, Dec 10, 10:30am - 11:30am

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205-J Computer Lab (21 Person Capacity)

Sat, Dec 10, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sat, Dec 10, 12:15pm - 2:15pm
205-H Accessibility Program Room

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204-F Youth Program Room

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401-E Conference Room (20-46 Person Capacity)

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205-J Computer Lab (21 Person Capacity)

Tue, Dec 13, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Tue, Dec 13, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
204-F Youth Program Room

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Wed, Dec 14, 1:30pm - 2:30pm

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204-F Youth Program Room

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202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Wed, Dec 14, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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205-J Computer Lab (21 Person Capacity)

Thu, Dec 15, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
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Fri, Dec 16, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

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202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Fri, Dec 16, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

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202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Sat, Dec 17, 10:30am - 11:30am

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Sat, Dec 17, 12:15pm - 2:15pm
205-H Accessibility Program Room

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Mon, Dec 19, 2:00pm - 4:00pm
202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Mon, Dec 19, 5:30pm - 7:30pm
202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Mon, Dec 19, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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401-G Conference Room (6-46 Person Capacity_

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205-J Computer Lab (21 Person Capacity)

Tue, Dec 20, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Tue, Dec 20, 4:00pm - 5:00pm
204-F Youth Program Room

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East Storefront A & B

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202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

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202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Wed, Dec 21, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

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205-J Computer Lab (21 Person Capacity)

Thu, Dec 22, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
202-O Computer Lab (17 Person Capacity)

Thu, Dec 22, 3:30pm - 5:30pm

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204-F Youth Program Room

Tue, Dec 27, 5:00pm - 6:00pm

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204-F Youth Program Room

Wed, Dec 28, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Wed, Dec 28, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

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Tue, Jan 03, 5:30pm - 9:00pm
Auditorium

Wed, Jan 04, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, Jan 04, 10:00am - 4:00pm

Wed, Jan 04, 11:00am - 12:00pm

Wed, Jan 04, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Wed, Jan 04, 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Wed, Jan 04, 6:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, Jan 04, 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Thu, Jan 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Auditorium

Thu, Jan 05, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Thu, Jan 05, 1:00pm - 1:30pm

Thu, Jan 05, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
202-J Consultation Room,202-K Consultation Room

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Fri, Jan 06, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Fri, Jan 06, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Sat, Jan 07, 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Sat, Jan 07, 2:00pm - 3:30pm
401-E Conference Room (20-46 Person Capacity)

Sat, Jan 07, 4:00pm - 5:00pm

Mon, Jan 09, 10:00am - 12:00pm

Mon, Jan 09, 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Mon, Jan 09, 6:00pm - 8:00pm