Saturday, February 17 @11am, NY Loves Songwriters, Room 647
Official showcase artist Cecilia Villar Eljuri celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the Folk Alliance International and is proud to join songwriters from all over the globe, raising their voices and sharing world roots music.
Friday, February 16, 7:00-7:30 pm - Washington Park Place 3
Cecilia Villar Eljuri celebrates the 30th Anniversary of the Folk Alliance International and the inclusion of world roots music from women around the world. Touted as one of the best Latina guitar players in the world, Eljuri reflects her Spanish and Lebanese heritage, the rhythms of her homeland, Ecuador, and the punk and rock & roll from her youth in New York City – mirroring the global cultural fusion that represents this generation.
Friday, February 16 @2:30pm, Brett Perkins’ Listening Room, Room 649
The Eljuri trio is thrilled to have the opportunity to break down their performance to demonstrate the power of Eljuri's original songs performed acoustically.
Thanks to Brett Perkins for hosting the 'Listening Room'.