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Puerto Rico Symposium Bomba Workshop: Bomba de Aquí

Bomba de Aquí (external link) is a dance and music company that performs and teaches Afro-Puerto Rican traditions in throughout western Massachusetts and central Connecticut area. They provide workshops at public schools, colleges, churches and other community venues. They educate the community about the history of Afro-Puerto Rican music, foster understanding of the richness of Puerto Rican arts, and encourage active participation in that heritage. Instruction is in both Spanish and English.

Presented as part of "Encuentro Puertorriqueño de Creación Musical (external link)" a symposium on Puerto Rican musical creativity.

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This program is partially supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council Agency.


For further information on this event, contact the Museum Information Desk at or (217) 333-2360

All participants are welcome. To request disability-related accommodations for this event, please contact Brian Cudiamat at or (217) 244-5586.