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30th Annual Folk Alliance International: Official Eljuri Showcase

30th Annual Folk Alliance International: Official Eljuri Showcase

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. 

Folk Alliance International - Eljuri Solo Private Showcase

Folk Alliance International - Eljuri Solo Private Showcase

Thursday, February 15 @2:45pm (solo) The Minnesota Room – The Warming Hut, Room 634

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. 

2018 Women's March on NYC presents Eljuri

2018 Women's March on NYC presents Eljuri

January 20, 2018, 11:30 am, Women's March on NYC Rally

On January 20th, NYC will raise its voice again to demand equality for all humans at the 2018 Women’s March on NYC. The Women's March Alliance is proud to organize and facilitate this important gathering for everyone to partake in!

Eljuri will energize the crowd with a few of her award-winning songs of social consciousness and join a host of influential women leaders at a Rally before the March. Speakers will include #MeToo founder Tarana Burke, domestic abuse warrior Aryn Quinn, immigration activist Angy Rivera, author Sulma Arzu-Brown and disabled activist Nadina LaSpina.