Samid Sandoval, mayor of Santiago, said that this parade seeks to rescue what is ours and highlight the new values of folklore, in addition to recognizing the effort of the accordionists.
More than 50 accordionists of the veraguas province, participated in the typical gala, folklore and culturehim in the first parade of accordions in honor of the 401 years of foundation of the Santiago district.
Samid Sandoval, mayor of Santiago, he said with this parade we seek to rescue what is ours and highlight the new values of folklorein addition to acknowledging the efforts of the accordionists
This first parade was brilliant and the performances and artists of different ages, much applauded.
The Mayor Sandoval maintained that, on this occasion considered as a galait is a valid occasion to highlight the artistic work of musicians from this province of the caliber of Alberto Pepo Barría, (qed) known as The Veragüense Cyclone and his group “The Professionals”, Dimas Sandoval and the “Orgullo de Urraca Ensemble”, Cristóbal Alfonso “El Mago Costeño” and his group Pride of Panama, Juan Bósquez, Néstor Rodríguez, Los Hermanos Galiano Ensembleyes, among many others.
this year as first folkloric event attended by prominent figures from the Ministry of Culture at the national level, as well as the mayors and businessmen of the Santiago district.
The ladies wore their skirts, including the Veragüense and the luxury one as well, the typical attire of the Veraguense men, filled the streets..
There are expectations for what could be next year, andhe first national accordion festival in the province of Veraguas, where many accordion artists are already preparing to participate in their modalities.
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