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Folk Orchestra Santa Barbara - Spanish!

Folk Orchestra Santa Barbara - Spanish!The 30 piece orchestra of Santa Barbara locals will perform brand new and exciting arrangments of traditional Spanish music from Andalucia, Galicia, the Basque region, and Catalonia.

Classical strings mixed with flamenco guitar, zanfona (Spanish hurdy gurdy), gaita galega (Galician bagpipes), and harp!

Friday, June 21 at 7:30pm and Sunday, June 23 at 4pm

Santa Barbara’s LOCAL orchestra, founded and directed by Adam Phillips

Orchestrations of music from Galicia, Andalucia, Asturias, the Basque Region, and more - featuring flamenco guitarist, Chris Fossek!

A LOCAL orchestra of Santa Barbara's best musicians playing a rich amalgam of folk and classical music in exciting, unique arrangements!

Our second program of the Folk Orchestra's 2019 Season! Come and enjoy the gorgeous acoustics of the Presidio and join us for a tasty beer from Telegraph Brewing or some fabulous wine at intermission.

Founder/Music Director - Adam Phillips, vocals, Galician gaitas, guitar, and shruti box

*Nicole McKenzie, concertmaster
DeeDee Nussmeier
Zela Goettler
Claude-Elise Lafranque
Cody Minnick Free
Laury Woods

*Angela Miller
Esther Frankel
Lucy Kohansamad
Helena McGahagan
Jimmy Chen

*Jackie Greenshields
Karen Spechler
Michael Burridge
Laura Mihalka
Gerrie Fausset

*Rob Moreno
Todd Hartwig

Harp, gaita, accordion - *Laurie Rasmussen

Percussion - *Alan Wood

Acoustic Guitar/Mandolin:
*Michael Witt
Ian Martyn
Pat Hackney
Matthew Roy (hurdy gurdy)
Joshua Jenkins
Sio Tepper

Flamenco guitar - Chris Fossek

* denotes Principal players

Presenter / Producer: Adam Phillips

Listed Categories
Music > Classical
Music > International
Music > Chamber Music

Event Phone: 805-260-3223

El Presidio de Santa Barbara
123 East Canon Perdido St.
Santa Barbara CA 93101

Ventura, Santa Barbara & San Luis Obispo

Performance Dates: 6/21/2019 - 6/23/2019
Friday, 06/21/2019
Sunday, 06/23/2019

Performance Times
Friday, June 21 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm
Sunday, June 23 - 4pm - 6pm

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