Monsieur Periné and Patricia Cano
Concert Date: Wednesday, April 19th at 8PM
Venue: Koerner Hall
Take a musical trip to South America as Koerner Hall features Colombian superstars Monsieur Periné for their Canadian debut. On April 19th, they’ll be paired with the sweet sultry sounds of Patricia Cano’s Peruvian roots as part of the Royal Conservatory’s World Music concert series.
One of the leading bands in Colombia’s new music scene, Monsieur Periné won the Latin Grammy Award for Best New Artist and earned a Grammy Award nomination for their most recent album, Caja de Música. Rooted in gypsy jazz and celebrating the tradition of Django Reinhardt, Monsieur Periné’s fresh style adds a variety of Latin elements to the mix.
A powerful artist with an irresistible voice, Patricia Cano describes her music as Afro-Peruvian, Afro-Brazilian; ‘My music is fusion style, a mix of languages’. Accompanied by a guitarist, she sings in 4 difference languages English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.
Monsieur Periné and Patricia Cano in a double bill on April 19th at Koerner Hall – for info and tickets, visit performance.rcmusic.ca.