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TIMBALONA opening for Fringe Arts show: ¡BIENVENIDOS BLANCOS! OR WELCOME WHITE PEOPLE!

April 18, 2018

We’re also working with AfroTaino Productions who’ve curated a badass group of Latinx musicians, TIMBALONA. AfroTaino Productions has been doing great things to present amazing acts to a truly diverse community, and we’re thrilled to offer this show as another way to interact with a Latinx experience.

Rumba Cubana: Drumming for Women Only

March 10, 2018

iMPeRFeCT Gallery is pleased to present this short series of workshops, specifically for women, in the traditions of the Cuban Rumba.

Drummer, educator and folklorist, Christian Noguera, will lead these sessions in the basics of “Guaguanco”, the popular “conga and clave” music of Cuba. Here at iMPeRFeCT Gallery, we want to encourage, applaud and promote the inclusion and participation of women in the Rumba...
The Time Is Now!

● Join us on Saturdays, March 10, 17, and 24 (11am - 1pm) 
● Bring your conga drum if possible.
● Fee for 3 sessions $45 Walk-ins welcome $20 a session

Have questions? Contact iMPeRFeCT Gallery. Pass the word please!

Philly drummers travel to Cuba to enrich work in city schools

November 28, 2015

History, culture, and the need for music in education come together in one percussion group’s plans to train in Cuba to boost their Philly curriculum.

TIMBALONA'S Rumba Party

July 10, 2015

Join TIMBALONA (Andres Cisneros & Christian Noguera) for a rumba party on Friday, July 10th, and get a taste of Afro-Cuban folklore.

Latino Film Festival is back in Philly and bigger than ever

June 18, 2015

The opening party this Friday includes the screening of “Tengo Talento," a series of short films by Eli Jacobson-Fantauzzi, about the search for a new generation of jazz, hip hop and folkloric musicians in Cuba; live music by Timbalona and Agudos Clef, and a cocktail reception — all packed into two hours.

Finaliza con broche de oro 4to Festival de Cine Latino

June 26, 2015

Los espectadores tuvieron la oportunidad de observar en vivo la banda de percusiones *Timbalona* y la banda de Hip Hop *Agudos Clef*. El festival incluyó películas dirigidas por cineastas hispanos residentes en los Estados Unidos.

XPN WELCOMES LIVE @ LUNCH PRESENTED BY PNC: TIMBALONA FEATURING MARIANO MEDINA

May 20, 2015

Philadelphia's center stage shines every Wednesday afternoon with a showcase of local music.

DOUBLE FEATURE: MARK ALLEN JAZZ QUARTET + TIMBALONA

October 12, 2014

A jazz saxophonist and an Afro-Latin drum collective—peculiar combo? Not for us. In fact, we live for these kinds of unlikely musical matchups. That said, the Mark Allen Quartet (with Strings) and Timbalona will play our main stage this Saturday, October 18th at 7pm. We caught up with Mark Allen and Andres Cisneros of Timbalona to talk about their upcoming show.

Filadelfia tiene el ritmo latino de un posadeño

January 13, 2013

Christian Noguera aprendió percusión con Ichu Castillo y estudió en Buenos Aires. En Estados Unidos fundó el grupo Timbalona

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