|September 10, 2017|
|Hernandarias, Encarnación, and Asunción, Paraguay|
For the first time, Sweet Honey In The Rock® will tour Paraguay in a series of free concerts around the country, thanks to the Art Envoys program of the Department of State of the United States of America and under the coordination of the Embassy of the States United States of America in Paraguay.
Sweet Honey In The Rock® remains among the most vibrant, versatile and ever relevant musical collectives in music today; both as a performance ensemble and as an ambassadorial African American organization founded on the triumvirate missions of empowerment, education, and entertainment. Current performers include Carol Maillard, Aisha Kahlil, Louise Robinson, Nitanju Bolade Casel, Rochelle Rice, and musician Romeir Mendez on bass.
Thursday, September 7 – CDE / Hernandarias, Alto Paraná
2:00 p.m.- Master class and interactive experience with Sweet Honey in the Rock® at the Conservatory of Fine Arts of the UNE (Calle Acá Caraya and El Carmen, Area 3, Ciudad del Este).
8:00 p.m. – Concert in the Reception Center of Itaipú Binacional (Hernandarias).
Friday, September 8 – Encarnación / Itapuá
8:30 p.m. – Concert in the 13th BookFeria Encarnación – Location: Plaza de Armas.
Sunday, September 10 – Air
10:00 a.m. – Master Class and interactive experience with Sweet Honey in the Rock® – open to children. Location: Bio-Escuela Popular El Cántaro
Sunday, September 10- Asuncion
5:00 p.m. – Master class and interactive experience with Sweet Honey in the Rock® – open to adults. Location: Agustin Barrios Gallery CCPA (José Berges 297)
Monday, September 11 – Asunción
8:00 p.m. – Great concert under the Asujazz 2017 – Sweet Honey in the Rock® Location: Municipal Theater Ignacio A. Pane (Ptte Franco e / Chile y Alberdi).