Schaumburg, IL (March 8, 2021) – Tuesdays, March 16th and 23rd 7-8 pm; The Trickster Cultural Center welcomes longtime friend an award-winning guitarist, Gabriel Ayala back to the stage! This fundraiser concert is in support of communities affected by the covid-19 pandemic.
A member of the Pascua Yaqui Tribe,of southern Arizona, Gabriel Ayala is at the forefront of a new generation of Native Americans making a career performing classical music. He earned a Master’s Degree in Music Performance from the University of Arizona in 1997, has taught at all educational levels from elementary through college, and serves as a competition adjudicator.
Ayala performs regularly throughout the United States and has appeared at the Poway Center for Performing Arts, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, National Museum for the American Indian, and Oscar Meyer Theater in Madison, Wisconsin. In 2010, Gabriel was honored to perform at the Musical Instrument Museum in a series called “Guitar Masters”.
He has been featured in several music award shows including the Native American Music Awards “Best Instrumental CD” and the Canadian Aboriginal Music Awards “Best World Music”. Gabriel received many accolades in his career among them is the honor of sharing the stage with Motown living legends The Four Tops, The Temptations, Richie Havens, Dr. John.
These concerts are open to all age ranges and tickets are $20.00
To reserve a spot, please register via the following links:
Mar. 16 – https://bit.ly/2OmXrei
Mar. 23 – https://bit.ly/2PDwrrD