CONCERT: Los Jaivas- Obras de Violeta Parra
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As a master. This is how Carlos Cabezas Gónzalez and Alan Raele, the youngest members of Los Jaivas, define the period that together with Mario Mutis, Claudio Parra, Juanita Parra and Francisco Bosco have been rehearsing and preparing to present the album "Obras de Violeta Parra" (1984) For the first time in Chile. An ambitious tour that will show this important work that began to take shape in 1979 when in Paris were contacts by Eve Griliquez, announcer of Radio France, who met Violeta Parra when she lived in France, to be part of a tribute, along with other groups , To the national singer-songwriter. One that ended up assuming alone. "We were quite excited about the arrangements we were making," recalls Claudio Parra. Thus, on November 14, 1980, the Jaivas performed "Obras de Violeta Parra" at the Grand Amphitheater of the Maison de Radio France, Paris, the only time the group had performed this work live in its entirety. Something that came to an end on Friday, after the band showed an advance of six songs at the Casino Enjoy in Viña del Mar, as a preview of this extensive tour that will perform on national soil, which will begin on October 20 In Chillán and that on December 9 will arrive at the Teletón Theater in Santiago.