Occur Goes Global - The Music of Bolivia

Saturday, October 31, 2015 at 8:29 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music Much of this South American nation is sky-high— notable enclaves such as Potosí thrive at 13,000 feet. Bolivia’s history is fascinating, tumultuous and very musical. Its native peoples such as the Aymara and the Quechua bring heavenly voices and woodwinds to the terrestrial Spanish and African influences. Art is expressive and flag-bearing here. Let’s look at five musicians who have made waves in Bolivia.   Kala Marka Spirituality and musicality entwine in this project that’s been around since... READ MORE