Ogunquit Performing Arts presents Andy Happel

OGUNQUIT, Maine — Ogunquit Carrying out Arts presents the second concert of its 2023 spring and slide music collection, with Andy Happel and his Los Galactacos String Band, at the Dunaway Middle, 23 College St., in Ogunquit, on Saturday, May perhaps 20.

The software titled “A Tour of the Americas” will consider position at 7:30 p.m.

Galactacos, the Spanish term for “galactic,” a free translation for superstar or a boast of skill degrees that are “out of this environment,” would offer an apt descriptor of the band’s new system: a tour de force of reliable, influenced musicianship, featuring the blazing fiddle operate of violinist Andy Happel, dobro guitar and twin fiddle by Jonathan Cooper, bassist Drew Wyman and percussionist Sean Daniels. 

Andy Happel

Happel, a perfectly-identified and beloved musician of Ogunquit and customer audiences, will be accomplishing a energetic repertoire of songs, as Los Galactacos brings with each other an exotic combination of voice, guitar, violin, cello, dobro, cuatro, upright bass, acoustic bass, guitarron, drums and percussion.

Music from Canada to Cuba, Appalachia to Argentina, Tennessee to Texas, and many more are showcased in this stunning new concert exploring the quite a few genres and worldly origins of American fiddling.