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Lane Series Presents: Cyro Baptista: Banquet of the Spirits

Oct 20, 2017
7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
Music Bldg A200 (Recital Hall)

This Brazilian-born percussionist, multi-instrumentalist, composer, and singer is best known for being one of the great artists in the Tropicalia style of Brazilian music. Cyro Baptista's credits read like a "Who's Who" of modern music. He's toured extensively with Yo-Yo Ma's Brazil Project, Trey Anastasio, Herbie Hancock's Grammy award-winning "Gershwin's World," Sting, James Taylor, Bobby McFerrin, and Paul Simon's "Rhythm of the Saints." Banquet of the Spirits is his homage to world music, and he's assembled a magnificent band and a stage full of very unusual instruments. He's a funny, warm, charming, and incredibly accomplished presence, and we are honored to welcome him to Lane.

Price: $35 adult / $10 student
Sponsor: Lane Series

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