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Guitar Romance: A Connecticut Musician And His Spanish Guitar

 

Daniel Salazar Jr.

By Annika Darling

At 14-years old, Daniel Salazar, Jr. discovered Spanish classical guitar. He quickly fell in love. Today, Salazar holds both a bachelor’s and a master’s degree in music; he has studied guitar in Spain and performed in master classes with classic guitar maestros; he has established numerous musical programs; and, overall, has redefined Spanish classical guitar’s limits.

This Valentine’s Day, Thursday, Feb. 14, Salazar performed at Hoffman Auditorium at University of Saint Joseph in West Hartford, for a program titled: Romance De La Guitarra.

Romance De La Guitarra was first realized 10 years ago as a collaboration with the university as a way to reimagine the ...

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Top Ten ‘New’ Latino Authors List For 2018

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The annual list of Top “New” Latino Authors to Watch and Read has just been released, just in time for the holidays. This year’s list, compiled by Latino Stories Editor and Connecticut resident, Jose B. Gonzalez, features young adult authors, poets, novelists, and short story writers. “This year, in particular, it was great to see Latino authors of young adult literature blossoming,” said Gonzalez. “After all, that population in particular needs to see itself on the pages.”  CTLatinoNews.com is once again proud to present this list of top Latino authors, which is now in its 13th year.

 

Carlos Hernandez, is the  author  of The Assimilated Cuban’s Guide ...

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Triney Sandoval Takes A Break From Shakespeare’s Romeo And Juliet To Talk To CTLatinoNews

 

Photo attached: Triney Sandoval, who plays Capulet in the production of Romeo & Juliet at WCP Photo courtesy of Westport Country Playhouse

Photo attached: Triney Sandoval, who plays Capulet in the production of Romeo & Juliet at WCP
Photo courtesy of Westport Country Playhouse

 

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Triney Sandoval will be performing the role of Capulet in the new production of Romeo & Juliet at Westport Country Playhouse in Westport, CT. (WCP) The play is directed by Mark Lamos, who has served as the artistic director of WCP since 2009. Lamos has become one of the most admired and respected theatrical directors in his interpretation and presentation of works by Shakespeare.  I still remember many of the scenes of the productions of plays by Shakespeare, he directed during the 17 years ...

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