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Memorial Gathering for Ramon 'Chunky' Sanchez

Sunday Oct 28, 2018

202 Harvard Dr SE
Albuquerque, NM 87106
US

Ages:

ALL-AGES!

Contact:

Tlacaelel

Phone: 505-907-5696

Musicians Chuy Martinez, Enrique Cardiel, Andres Valdez and others celebrate the music and life of Chicano activist Ramon 'Chunky' Sanchez on the second anniversary of his death. Donations accepted.

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Join musicians Chuy Martinez, Enrique Cardiel, Andres Valdez and others as we celebrate the music and life of Chicano activist Ramon 'Chunky' Sanchez on the two year anniversery of his death. One of the few Chicano artists to be awarded the National Endowment for the Arts National Heritage Fellowship Award in any genre, in the NEA's 36 year history. Chuey could often be found playing at the rallies, protests and gatherings of Cesar Chavez and Rodolfo 'Corky' Gonzales. He is know for songs such as 'Pocho' and 'Chicano Park Samba'.