VIDEO of Garifuna Music Star AURELIO MARTINEZ Singing at Prospect Park in Brooklyn on FRIDAY June 28th 2013

 

Garifuna Music Star AURELIO MARTINEZ performing at The Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn as part of The 2013 Celebrate Brooklyn! Summer Concert Series.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna Music Star AURELIO MARTINEZ performing at The Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn as part of The 2013 Celebrate Brooklyn! Summer Concert Series. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Brooklyn, New York:  Below is video of Garifuna Music Star AURELIO MARTINEZ performing at the Prospect Park Bandshell in Brooklyn as part of The 2013 Celebrate Brooklyn!  Summer Concert Series.  This concert took place on FRIDAY June 28th 2013.

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Garifuna Star Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ to perform at FREE Summer Outdoor Concert at Brooklyn’s PROSPECT PARK on FRIDAY June 28th 2013

 

Garifuna Star Singer Musician Aurelio Martinez at Carnegie Hall in October of 2011.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna Star Singer Musician Aurelio Martinez at Carnegie Hall in October of 2011. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Brooklyn, New York — International Garifuna Star Singer Musician Aurelio Martinez will perform at a FREE Concert at The Prospect Park Bandshell on FRIDAY June 29th 2013 as part of the Celebrate Brooklyn! Summer Outdoor Concert Series.  The concert is FREE but there is a suggested donation of $3.

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(PHOTO) Garifuna American Band LEGACY GIFTED Performing at 60th Birthday Celebration in Bronx on SATURDAY November 17th 2012

Members of Garifuna American Band LEGACY GIFTED Performing at a 60th Birthday Celebration in the Bronx on SATURDAY November 17th 2012. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York – Some of the Members (Carlos Carlisimo BDony Medina, Eddie Gregorio & John Jon Ruiz,) of Garifuna American Band Legacy Gifted performing at a 60th Birthday Celebration in the Bronx on SATURDAY November 17th 2012.  Their set was filled with

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(Review) GARIFUNA NATION Documentary by Carlos De Jesus

 

Garifuna Women Marlene Castillo and Marjorie Casimiro of The Sandy Beach Women’s Cooperative (Sandy Beach Lodge) in Hopkins, Belize; hold up a version of the Garifuna Flag in the Carlos De Jesus documentary, GARIFUNA NATION. Image courtesy of Carlos Productions

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New York City — New York University Associate Professor of Film and Television, Carlos De Jesus has been screening his latest effort, a documentary about the Garifuna ethnic group called GARIFUNA NATION.  Ten years in the making and filled with multiple perspectives, this stirring work is an insightful investigation of contemporary life as a Garifuna.

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Plaplaya Honduras (Garifuna Village) Home Town Association To Host Party in the Bronx on SATURDAY October 6th 2012

Plaplaya Honduras Hometown Association to Host Party in the Bronx on SATURDAY, October 6th 2012.

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Bronx, New York — The Plaplaya Honduras Hometown Association will be hosting a party in the Bronx on SATURDAY, October 6th 2012.

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Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ is subject of “La Aventura Garifuna” Documentary on Paranda Music

 

Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ in the Documentary "Honduras and Belize: The Garifuna Adventure"

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Central America — International Garifuna Superstar Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ was the subject of an interesting documentary that I was finally able to view recently on the subject of Paranda Music.

América Central – Internacional Garífuna Superstar cantante músico  AURELIO MARTINEZ fue objeto de un interesante documental que por fin pude ver recientemente sobre el tema de la música Paranda.

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(VIDEO) Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ Teaches Garifuna Music and Dance in Belize

Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ teaches Garifuna Music and Dance to children in Belize

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Belize — Below you will see footage of Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ being interviewed by The Pandy Show about his touring of Belize in May 2011.  While there he also conducted a Garifuna Music and Dance Workshop. The interview is in English.

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(VIDEO) Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ about his December 2011 Tour of Houston Texas and New Orleans Louisiana

Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ

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Gulf Coast, United States — Below is video of Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ being interviewed about his December 2011 Tour of Houston Texas and New Orleans Louisiana.

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(VIDEO) Garifuna Band LEGACY GIFTED and Garifuna Singer AURELIO MARTINEZ Interviewed at Five Year Anniversary Party of BravaSound Radio

Copyright 2012 by Teofilo Colon Jr.  (a.k.a. “Tio Teo” or “Teofilo Campeon”) All Rights Reserved.

Bronx, New York — Last Fall 2011, BravaSound Radio held a Fifth Anniversary Party and in the video clip below, members of Garifuna American Band LEGACY GIFTED were interviewed about their latest projects.  Garifuna Singer Musician AURELIO MARTINEZ was also interviewed.  The video is in Spanish.

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Top Ten BEING GARIFUNA News Stories of 2011

 

2011 Calendar courtesy of www.justcalendar.org

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New York City — It’s that time of year, numadagu (“my friends” in Garifuna).  This post will feature the top ten BEING GARIFUNA news stories of 2011.

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