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Red Poppy Art House

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2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
(650) 731-5383 http://redpoppyarthouse.org/

June 2019

Red Poppy Art House: Ramana Vieira: Contemporary Fado

June 21 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Ramana Vieira pays tribute to time-treasured fado classics of Amália Rodrigues, as well as performs Portuguese folk music, jazz, and original compositions. FEATURING: Ramana Vieira – vocals Leslie Thorne – bass Stephen LaPorta – percussion Jeff Furtado – guitar ABOUT THE ARTIST: Recognized by the New York Times as an American at the forefront of the fado resurgence, Ramana Vieira has also been described by Mundo Português newspaper as the “New Voice of Portuguese World Music.” She has received three…

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Red Poppy Art House: Trance Mission: Transcontinental Trance Dance & Ambient Grooves

June 22 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Formed by world-renowned didgeridoo pioneer and multi-instrumentalist Stephen Kent and award-winning clarinetist and composer Beth Custer, the San Francisco-based band Trance Mission makes music perhaps best described as a new form of contemporary global jazz. Their driving, intricate rhythms and gorgeous, soaring melodies—both worldly and otherworldly soundscapes—invite audiences into a universe of groove. With a classic catalog of four globally acclaimed CDs and an upcoming release dropping in summer 2019, Trance Mission, now a trio with virtuoso drummer/electronic artist Peter…

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Red Poppy Art House: Rumberos de Radio Habana: Monthly Community Rumba

June 23 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Rumba music originated in the Afro-Cuban neighborhoods of Havana and Matanzas as the soundtrack to community, partnered dancing and get-togethers as a means of cultural expression. Its global diaspora means rumba rhythms have found their way into other genres of music such as country, rock, and blues, and continue to impact the genres of today. Rumberos de Radio Habana bring their own contribution to the Red Poppy on the fourth Sunday of each month for a free afternoon of beat-making,…

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Red Poppy Art House: Daptain Hook: Jazz, Funk & Rock Power Trio

June 28 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Daptain Hook was formed when three jazz musicians began exploring the freedom and limitations of a power trio. After playing in several musical contexts together, Elé Howell, Franklin Rankin, and Nick Panoutsos connected over their love for funk and rock. They combined these styles and infused improvisation, culminating in an adventurous power trio. They will debut original music and feature vocals over their compositions. FEATURING: Elé Howell – drums Franklin Rankin – guitar Nick Panoutsos – bass TBA – vocals…

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Red Poppy Art House: Fula Brothers: West African Grooves & Global Guitar

June 29 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Master West African kamale ngoni player Mamadou Sidibe and fingerstyle guitar wizard Walter Strauss create deep, soulful music that is simultaneously ancient and fresh. They create an intoxicating blend through intertwining melodic grooves, spirited improvisation, and songs in two languages. FEATURING: Mamadou Sidibe – hunter’s harp (kamale ngoni) Walter Strauss – guitar ABOUT THE ARTISTS: Multi-award-winning composer and musician Mamadou Sidibe plays the West African hunter’s harp, kamale ngoni, and is from the Wassoulou region of Mali, West Africa. He…

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