BEMAC presents World Music Series: Celestino – Andean Fusion
05 Feb 2016 | Friday 7:30pm to 9:30pm
Distinctive and captivating, Celestino brings on stage an exotic mix of ancient Andean sounds with modern beats translating into passionate and memorable performances.
Mario Conde is the only native Bolivian Indian who is fusing music from his traditional genre with Western music styles. Along with his ensemble of supremely talented musicians, Celestino incorporates traditional Bolivian flutes and string instruments, blending traditional and modern sounds, spreading their unique and exquisite flavours connecting audiences with the universal language of music.
This project has been supported by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body and by the Queensland Government through Arts Queensland.