TE RECUERDO VICTOR JARA (28/06/2014) 20:30

Film and music performance as a tribute to Chilean singer Victor Jara.

Poet, theatre director and folk singer, Victor Jara (1932-1973) was an ardent supporter of president Allende who was overthrown by Augusto Pinochet and his military dictatorship. Victor Jara was tortured and shot to death as an activist for "Unidad Popular", the socialist party then democratically elected. On the agenda of this evening, an exclusive concert proposing various works of the singer: the creation "September 11th... 1973, te recuerdo Victor Jara" will be performed live as an accompaniment to the film "Victor Jara, siempre presente" by Joaquin Rivera Riffo, Fabio Christini and German Vidal.

Sven Pohlhammer: guitar
Jean-Marc Montera: guitar
Ahmad Compaoré: drums
Marucha Castillo: voice
Alberto Arroyo: voice, guitar
German Vidal: video

Doors open at 19:00. Bar and catering on site.

FEE: 7€

Tel: +33 (0)9 54 54 47 24

More info: here

Cirque Electrique, Place du Maquis du Vercors, 75020 Paris.