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Summer Sounds: Oscar Jimenez

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Rooftop Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library

182 St Georges Road

North Fitzroy, VIC 3068

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This Summer, join us on the stunning Bargoonga Nganjin rooftop garden for a series of live music performances from variuos local performers.

Born and raised in Colombia and now based in Australia, Oscar is a world class singer songwriter and producer of soulful intensity.

Inspired by memories and traditions of his hometown, Oscar’s music dives into South American and Caribbean roots such as Cumbia, Son Cubano, Salsa and even Jazz and reggae. The songs are not weighed down by nostalgia, but are rather finely crafted and uplifting, drawing from cross-cultural genres that have influenced him on his musical journey.

Oscar is also leader of various succesful musical projects including Amaru Tribe which has been Nominated as best Global act in 2017 at the Age Music Awards.

Nominated for an Aria back in 2008 with his band Watussi, and twice Winner of the International Songwriting Competition in the Latin Category (ISC 2012 and 2016) for his compositions “Isabela” and “Vuelve a Nacer”, Oscar has develop a long lasting career that continues to captivate audiences in Australia and around the world.

**NOTE**
Please be aware this is an outdoor event with limited shade. Please bring hats, sunscreen and any other sun protection required to make yourselves comfortable.

In the cases of very hot or wet weather the performances will be moved inside.

Please note: Bookings aren't required for this event, but you can register for an email reminder. We'll send you a reminder email 48 hours before the event.

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Rooftop Bargoonga Nganjin, North Fitzroy Library

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North Fitzroy, VIC 3068

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