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The Winnipeg Classical Guitar Society

Featured Guitarist

Our Final online concert will feature Winnipeg's revered Guitarist:

 

 Rodrigo Muñoz!

 

Chilean-born classical guitarist and percussionist Rodrigo Muñoz has been involved in Winnipeg live music scene for over 30 years.  Leader of Winnipeg’s Papa Mambo, they started out as a spirited party band and soon became recognized as one of the most skillful, exciting and important innovators in Canada’s Latin music scene. The group features some of Winnipeg’s most sought-after musicians.

 

This ten piece ensemble has played the Jazz Winnipeg Festival almost every year of the Festival's existence as well as the Montreal Jazz Fest, the Vancouver Jazz Fest, The Halifax Jazz Fest and The Winnipeg Folk Festival mainstage (twice) amongst others, the ensemble has 3  CDs to its credit plus several original  singles. Papa Mambo has also also embraced Afro Cuban music on a symphonic level, having performed sold-out shows both with the Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra and the Thunder Bay Symphony Orchestra. Under the leadership of the charismatic Muñoz, the band delivers the goods each time they play.

 

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