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October 31

Concert Hour: Performance Lab (D10)

Agogo

Patriceann Mead is joined by Silfredo La O Vigo and percussionist Mark Lamson for a vigorous serving of AfroCuban/Brazilian music and dance.

Agogo is an Afro-Cuban/Brazilian, drum and dance ensemble that celebrates both the music and dance ensemble that celebrates both the music and dance traditions of Cuba and Brazil. Founder/Artistic Director/Choreographer/Professor Patriceann Mead and Music Director/Cuban Artist Silfredo La O Vigo create and present vibrant performances that will carry the audience on a journey leaving them exhilarated and wanting more. The repertoire consists of riveting choreography and musical arrangements that are inspired by traditions and represents the passion and diversity of the Afro-Cuban and Afr0-Brazilian experience. From Agogo you can expect no less than a colorful myriad of sights and sounds; traditional dances fused with contemporary concepts of choreography, powerful percussionists, incredible dancers, and stunning costumes.