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Elisabeth Geel presents “The Neapolis Project”
October 13, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
“The Neapolis Project”
Traditional and Contemporary Music from Naples
Elisabeth Geel – vocals, guitar
Ed De Lucia – guitar, mandolin
Richard Katz – keyboard
Jack Wood – bass
Joshua Carruthers – drums, percussion
Elisabeth Geel is a Netherlands-born singer-songwriter/guitarist who lived in Italy for more than thirty years. She arrived in Tucson in 2016 and brought with her the musical souvenirs collected during her years in Italy: three solo albums of original music, numerous live recordings, and her extensive songbook of Neapolitan music.
Neapolitan music is deeply rooted in the Mediterranean tradition; it is rich with elements of Portuguese fado, Andalusian flamenco, and Arabic music. Elisabeth and her band will take you on a journey through its fascinating history, with reinterpretations of some of the classics, songs by lesser known Neapolitan composers, and music by contemporary Neapolitan singer-songwriter Pino Daniele (1955-2015).
For more information about Elisabeth Geel and Neapolis, please visit www.elisabethgeel.com
Tickets are $20 and include appetizers and beverages from 6-7pm. Concert starts at 7pm. Tickets available at Harlow Gardens and by phone Mon-Fri 8:30-5:00 at 520-298-3303 option 5.