Although her first album was titled Homage To Homeland: Czech, Moravian & Slovak Folk Songs, this Prague-born, crystalline-voiced singer is best known for three albums of beautifully crafted and impeccably sung Spanish-language folk music, from Dominican merengue to Argentine zamba. After 20 years in the United States, however, Topferova recently recorded her first album of songs in English. She’s accompanied here by tres, bass, and percussion. With Andy Statman.
Thu., Aug. 27, 8 & 10 p.m., 2009
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on August 25, 2009