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The Maryland Cape Verdean Music Traditions Project

We are excited to announce that Pablo Regis and Peter Arteaga have been awarded a Folklife Apprenticeship Award from the Maryland State Arts Council to foster the growth and preservation of Cape Verdean music in Maryland.    Cape Verdean music has a rich musical tradition that is passed on through oral history and direct learning […]

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NextLOOK residency 2020

We are excited to announce that Samba Jig founders Pablo Regis and Kate Spanos are involved in a project that has been awarded a 2019-2020 NextLOOK residency at Joe’s Movement Emporium in partnership with The Clarice. With dance artist Sinclair Ogaga Emoghene, we will be creating a new work exploring performances of “Otherness” through the […]

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Pablo Regis wins Maryland State Arts Council 2018 Individual Artist Award

We are proud to announce that Pablo Regis has won a 2018 Individual Artist Award from the Maryland State Arts Council for Non-Classical Music: Solo Performance! The Maryland State Arts Council (MSAC) has announced that $225,000 has been awarded to 78 Maryland artists through the 2018 Individual Artist Awards (IAA). This year’s awardees were chosen […]