Musikang Halo-Halo: Starting to Mix is a work that explores artist Theresa Calpotura’s mixed Filipina-American heritage by combining stories from her 100-year-old grandmother's life, Filipinx mythology and legends, traditional instrumentation from the Philippines (including the kutiyapi, kubing, gabbang and guitar), electronics, vocals, spoken word narrative and illustrated visuals created by Amihan Krystal de Leon.
Sunday, June 11 @ 5-6:30PM
This event is free and open to the public. Advance registration is requested.
Theresa Calpotura (performer/composer), Amihan Krystal de Leon (illustrated visuals), Matthew Washburn (photography/videography)
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Theresa Calpotura is a San Francisco born and based musician, composer, and teacher whose artistic mission is to combine parts of her mixed heritage into work that helps shine light on underrepresented groups and individuals. Learn more: https://www.theresacalpotura.com/halo-halo