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Violinist Alma Cielo to Join Blue13 in Moves After Dark this August!

Alma CieloFor Immediate Release: July 15, 2016
Violinist and Sarengi player, Alma Cielo joins Blue13 in Moves After Dark at the Music Center this August in Los Angeles.  Alma Cielo is a cross-genre violinist, dancer, performing artist.  A graduate of Yale University, she is part of a wide variety of ensembles and theater groups and has performed in venues such as the Hollywood Bowl, Disney Hall, California Plaza, and in the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. She performed with Blue13 at one of its first shows in Los Angeles in 2004, and is thrilled to be collaborating again with this wonderful company.  Cielo joins forces with longtime collaborator Dave Lewis (drums), and M.I.A. drummer Kiran Gandhi in this special Blue13 show at the Music Center.  Blue13 premieres “Among Whispers” at Music Center’s Moves After Dark with these talented musicians on August 8th, with additional shows on August 15th, 16th, and 17th, 8:30 p.m.
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NEWS: BOLLYWHAT?! Achinta S. McDaniel at Music Center’s Dance Downtown

Achinta & Blue13 had a blast this summer, for the 10th year in a row leading the Music Center of LA’s Bollywood Bhangra Dance Downtown, with over 3,000 in attendance! Kanika Lal at Bollywhat?! honored us by featuring our amazing event on the popular YouTube channel. Achinta S. McDaniel on the mic, DJ Nick Datwani on decks, and Malinder Tooray on Dhol. Check out our moves and grooves below!