Turkmen Concert and Dance

Friday Dec 6, 2013

330 Tijeras NW
Albuquerque, NM 87102


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See 78 Turkmen from Albuquerque's sister city Ashgabat, Turkmenistan ine a one-time everning concert.

Their visit is part of Turkmen Culture Days in the U.S., a good-will cultural exchange between the U.S. and Turkmenistan governments. Turkmen dancers showcasing traditional dance and music of the famous Silk Road will be joined by Native American performers, including the renowned Pueblo of Pojoaque Buffalo Dance Group and Hopi hoop dancer Nakotah LaRance accompanied by his father–singer/drummer Steve LaRance. Dancers from the National Institute of Flamenco will also participate, showcasing the local Spanish roots.