Segunda Quimbamba

Bomba y Plena Spring Classes

We’re so excited to announce that Segunda Quimbamba is participating in our collaborator Dance New Jersey’s “Show Up 7 Dance: Celebrating the Dances of 2020,” a virtual event tomorrow, Saturday Jan. 23. Hope some of you can join us!

DNJ has helped Segunda Quimbamba bring Bomba and Plena education programs into Jersey City schools. Please join us for tomorrow’s event to see a clip from 2Q and other types of amazing and inspiring dance across the state. Thank you to DNJ for the support!

Watch Segunda Quimbamba perform la sabrosa Bomba: “Plere Maria,” a cuembe song written by Don Rafael Cepeda.

Choreographer: Clara Diaz
Organization: Segunda Quimbamba Folkloric Center
Music: “Plere Maria” (Cuembe rhythm) written by the Bomba Patriarch Don Rafael Cepeda. Performed by Segunda Quimbamba, Singer: Viannca Velez. Main Drummer: Juan Cartagena.
Dancer: Clara Diaz

!Gracias por el apoyo comunidad y la alegría que nos brinden! Ojalá verlos ahi! Buy tickets here.

Abrazos,

Segunda Quimbamba