Journey

DE CAJóN Project Resume

EDUCATION / RESIDENCIES

2013

Meridian School, assembly presentation & residency, Seattle, WA
Everett Community College, lecture, Everett, WA

2012

Cajon master classes with Miguel Ballumbrosio, Seattle, WA
Seattle Amistad School, residency, Seattle, WA
Northwest African American Museum, workshop, Seattle WA
University Child Development School, residency, Seattle, WA
Center for Spanish Studies, lecture & workshop, University of Washington, Seattle, WA

2011

University of Washington Comparative History of Ideas Program, lecture, Seattle, WA
Cajon master classes with Miguel Ballumbrosio, Seattle, WA
The Black Achievers Program, workshop, Seattle, WA
Screening of “La voz de los sin voz” documentary, UW Ethnic Cultural Theater, Seattle, WA
Screening of “El Quinto Suyo” documentary by Cimarrones at the Langston Hughes African American Film Festival, Seattle, WA
Cajon master classes with Peta Robles, Seattle, WA
Dance master class with Pierr Padilla Vasquez, Seattle, WA

2010

Cajon master classes with Juan Medrano Cotito, Seattle, WA
Visiones Afroperuanas, video series, Seattle, WA
16th International Capoeira Angola Conference, workshop, Carnation, WA
MusicianCorps Seattle workshop, Seattle, WA
University Child Development School, residency, Seattle, WA
University of Washington Dance Department, lecture & workshop, Seattle, WA
Soundbridge, lecture & workshop, Seattle Symphony, Seattle, WA
MusicianCorps Seattle, residency, Seattle, WA
The Black Achievers Program, workshop, Seattle, WA
Cajon master classes with Peta Robles, Seattle, WA

GRANTS / AWARDS / RECOGNITIONS

2012

Grants for Artist Projects, Artist Trust, Seattle, WA
De Cajon Company Selected & Included, Touring Arts Roster, 4Culture, Seattle, WA

2011

smART ventures, Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, Seattle, WA
Individual Artist Projects, Seattle Office of Arts and Cultural Affairs, Seattle, WA

LARGE SCALE PRODUCTIONS

2012

DE INGA Y MANDINGA: An Afro-Peruvian Tribute to Mixed Heritage – Music, Dance, Poetry featuring international guest artists Miguel Ballumbrosio, Marina Lavalle and Pierr Padilla Vasquez, Langston Hughes Performing Arts Center, Seattle WA
The Seattle Atajo de Negritos, featuring Miguel Ballumbrosio, Seattle, WA. La Casa Latina, Northwest African American Museum, El Centro de la Raza, Saint Mary’s Church, Saint Edwards Church
Marina Lavalle and DE CAJóN Concert, Portland, ORSeattle WA

2011

The Seattle Atajo de Negritos, featuring Miguel Ballumbrosio, Seattle WA. El Centro de la Raza, South Park Community Center, Mt. Zion Baptist Church, Saint Mary’s Church, Saint Edwards Church, International Capoeira Angola Federation (FICA/Union Cultural Center)

2010

Echoes Afroperuanos, featuring Peta Robles & Pierre Padilla Vásquez. Andina Restaurant, Portland, OR, University of Washington Ethnic Cultural Theatre, Seattle, WA

SELECTED COMMUNITY PERFORMANCES

2013

Women Who Rock unConference, Seattle, WA

2012

Spirit of West Africa Festival, Seattle, WA
Opening for The Jefferson Rose Band, Seattle, WA

2011

Afro-Peruvian Christmas Concert, featuring Miguel Ballumbrosio, Seattle, WA
Opening for Picoso, Seattle, WA
Youngershoot, Bumbershoot Music and Arts Festival, Seattle, WA
Spirit of West Africa Festival, Seattle, WA
Northwest Folklife Festival, Seattle, WA
Peruvian Independence Day, Andina Restaurant, Portland, OR

2010

Black Christmas, featuring Juan Medrano Cotito, Seattle, WA
Opening for Picoso, featuring Juan Medrano Cotito, Seattle, WA
World Music Festival, Vashon, WA
Peruvian Independence Day, Andina Restaurant, Portland, OR
Afro-Peruvian Culture Day, featuring Peta Robles, Seattle, WA
Northwest Folklife Festival, Seattle, WA
World Rhythm Festival, Seattle, WA
Harambe, fundraiser, Sustainable Seattle & Walking with Africans, Seattle, WA

2009

Ethnic Arts Connection, Seattle WA
Opening for Son de Madera Concert, Seattle, WA