Listening Session: Field recordings from the Sierra Juárez, Oaxaca.
Come listen to a collection of recordings made over the last year in the Zapotec villages of Villa Hidalgo Yalálag, San Bartolomé Zoogocho and Santa María Tavehua, in the northern mountains of Oaxaca, Mexico. Misha Marks' field recordings capture traditional brass band music that is virtually unknown outside the region. Funeral music, processions, dances and religious music, among other things. Accompanied by mezcal made by master mezcalero Don Walter. Free Admission Friday, February 26 2pm to 4pm The Monstrosity Loft 2514 Wilson St., 78704 (entrance to the loft is behind the front house)