Lila Downs

When:
August 11, 2014 @ 8:30 pm – 10:00 pm
2014-08-11T20:30:00-05:00
2014-08-11T22:00:00-05:00
Where:
House of Blues
329 North Dearborn Street
Chicago, IL 60654
USA
Cost:
$35
Contact:
(312) 923-2000

Ana Lila Downs Sánchez, best known as Lila Downs is a Mexican-American singer-songwriter and actress. She performs her own compositions as well as tapping into Mexican traditional and popular music. She also incorporates indigenous Mexican influences and has recorded songs in many indigenous languages such as Mixtec, Zapotec, Mayan, Nahuatl and P’urhepecha (Tarascan). Born and raised in Oaxaca, she primarily studied at the Institute of Arts by Oaxaca and briefly attended University of Minnesota, before withdrawing to focus on her musical career. She soon began performing in the traditional music scene of Oaxaca City.

Admission

Ages: 17+

Lila Downs