Musical and Dance Artists of GARIFUNA Descent To Perform at Flushing Town Hall in Queens on FRIDAY May 31st 2013

 

Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist Lucy Blanco.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

Garifuna American Jazz Vocalist Lucy Blanco. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Flushing, New York — Historic Venue Flushing Town Hall has announced that Musical and Dance Artists of Garifuna Descent will soon be performing there on FRIDAY May 31st 2013 at 8pm as part of it’s Cultural Crossroads Concert Series.

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Five Garifuna People Honored at The Third Annual Abrazo Garifuna Banquet in the Bronx on THURSDAY March 21st 2013

 

2013 Abrazo Garifuna Banquet Honorees as well as Dignitaries seated behind the honorees.  Co-Sponsor New York State Senator Ruben Diaz Sr standing behind the podium.  Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.

2013 Abrazo Garifuna Banquet Honorees as well as Dignitaries seated behind the honorees. Co-Sponsor New York State Senator Ruben Diaz Sr standing behind the podium. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr.  All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Five Garifuna People were honored by various elected officials at The Third Annual Abrazo Garifuna Banquet in the Bronx on THURSDAY March 21st 2013.

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Garifuna Americans FELIX GAMBOA and MIRIAM SUAZO-MOORE, Of The INTERNATIONAL GARIFUNA BAND to Host FREE Garifuna Music and Dance Workshop at El Museo del Barrio in East Harlem on SATURDAY November 17th 2012

 

Felix Gamboa and The International Garifuna Band performing at The Virgin de Suyapa Festival in the Bronx in February of 2012. Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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East Harlem, New York — Garifuna Americans Felix Gamboa and Miriam Suazo-Moore of The International Garifuna Band, will present a FREE Garifuna Music and Dance Workshop at El Museo del Barrio in East Harlem on SATURDAY, November 17th 2012.

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Garifunas March in 2012 Bronx Week Parade on SUNDAY May 20th 2012

Garifuna Coalition at the 2012 Bronx Week Parade - Photo by Teofilo Colon Jr. All Rights Reserved.

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Bronx, New York — Representatives of various Garifuna organizations joined Marching Bands, Community Groups, Other Ethnic Groups, Schools, Sports Teams and Civic Groups to march along Mosholu Parkway in the 2012 Bronx Week Parade.

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(VIDEO) Contestants of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant Learning and Practicing A Version of The International Garifuna Anthem YURUMEIN (Acapella)

Contestants of the 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant Learning and Practicing The International Garifuna Anthem, YURUMEIN

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Bronx, New York — Below you will see video of The Contestants of The 2012 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant learning and practicing The International Garifuna Anthem, “Yurumein”.

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Fundraiser Party for Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York To Take Place in Bronx on SATURDAY February 4th 2012

Flyer for the Fundraiser Party for The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York

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Bronx, New York — The Chief Jospeh Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York will be hosting a Fundraiser Party in the Bronx on Saturday, February 4th 2012. They are inviting all interested individuals to this unique party.

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Lawyer MARTIN R. MUNITZ presents Cash Prizes To Winners of 2011 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant at Special Ceremony at CASA YUREMEIN in The Bronx

Attorney MARTIN MUNITZ with Garifuna American President of Hondurans Against AIDS Inc, MIRTHA COLON

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Bronx, New York — On Saturday, April 30th 2011.  Lawyer MARTIN R. MUNITZ, a sponsor of The 2011 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant, presented Cash Prizes to Winners of the 2011 Miss Garifuna Cultural Pageant at a special ceremony (followed by a dinner) at Casa Yurumein in the Bronx.

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(VIDEO) News 12 Bronx Features CHIEF JOSEPH CHATOYER GARIFUNA FOLKLORIC BALLET of New York in News Piece

FELIX GAMBOA, Co-founder of The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Ballet of New York

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Bronx, New York — The News 12 Bronx TV program recently featured The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York in a news piece as they prepare to headline the 2011 Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night.

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CHIEF JOSEPH CHATOYER GARIFUNA FOLKLORIC BALLET and PAULA CASTILLO to Headline The 2011 Garifuna Coalition Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night

Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet in September 2010

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Bronx, New York — New York – The Garifuna Coalition USA, Inc. a, nonpartisan, 501(c)(3) tax-exempt nonprofit organization has announced that The Chief Joseph Chatoyer Garifuna Folkloric Ballet of New York and Garifuna Recording Artist Paula Castillo will headline the dynamic cultural stage production at the Second Annual Garifuna Heritage Awards and Cultural Night on Saturday, March 26th ,2011 at 7 PM  at the Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture,   450 Grand Concourse Bronx, NY 10451.
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