A Costa Rican artistic showcase! Drum Fest 2012 will repeat the event of placing young Costa Rican talents next to important elements of the international and local music, as part of the Assembles of Percussion Coast Rica-UNED. To be held at the National Center of the Culture (CENAC) on February 25 and 26, the Drum Fest 2012 will demonstrate the versatility of the national musicians and as stated by counselor Carlos Sanders, it will be a " space full of drums, saucers, with very contemporary music, of the first world ".
Notably two international artists will take part in this event: Ruy Lopez (Cuba) and Camilo Torres (Chile). They will offer their music as part of the showcase of national music - Swing in 4, Transfusion, Yellow Cyan and Magenta, Ale Fdz and the resident group of the UNED, Assemble of Percussion. In the festival, Assemble of Percussion will provide a presentation slightly different from the style so particular that stamps the marimba, being a sound that calls for enjoying each of his musical pieces.
Drum Fest's program: Saturday on February 25, 2012 11:30 am: Camilo Torres (main class) 1:00 pm: Yellow, Cyan and Magenta 2:00 pm: Assemble of Percussion of the UCR 3:00 pm: Swing in 4 4:00 pm: Camilo Torres (presentation) 4:30 pm: Holiday of the Drum (assemble of 5 batteries) 6:00 pm: It closes on Sunday, the 26th of February, 2012 11:30 am: Ruy Lopez (main class) 1:00 pm: Assemble of Percussion Coast Rica-UNED 2:00 pm: Ale Fdz. 2:30 pm: Transfusion 3:30 pm: Ruy Lopez (presentation) 4:30 pm: Holiday of the Drum