Kuyayky’s story began in the 1970’s when Jose Hurtado Zamudio, a university professor and musicologist, married educator and singer Edda Bonilla Peña (of the Conjunto Alma Jaujina). Deeply committed to fostering the arts and culture in Peru, Jose and Edda embarked their efforts on forming choirs and musical groups throughout Peru’s central region. Continue reading...
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Saludos del famoso youtuber "más peruano" Gr3ngasho para nuestros niños de la Orquesta Sinfónica Infantil Kuyayky Jauja! 😊
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We had to come back early, but we really enjoyed our time at the 2019 International Year of Indigenous Languages Week Celebration at Penn organized by Quechua Penn. The symposium is still going on and you can access some of the talks live here: https://youtu.be/vVATlX60Tlc. Special thanks to Américo Americo whose work on organizing and promoting these type of events is just not celebrated enough.
kuyayky4 weeks ago
"Takitam uyariyta munani".. As we participate at the "Indigenous Languages Week" organized by Quechua at Penn, we would like to thank and highlight the work of YouTuber Ruben Enriquez Condori and his YouTube channel Quechua estudio. Thank you for recommending our music. Gracias!
kuyayky is with Rubi Hurtado and 6 others at Irvine Auditorium.1 month ago
Irvine Auditorium
Join us this Saturday at the University of Pennsylvania for the U.S. debut of our new album Waqaypa: Sonidos del Alma Xauxa ! Llapanchik hakusun!
#WaqaypaXauxa #Kuyayky #KuyaykyFoundation #Waqaypaq #Quechua #Xauxa #yosoyXauxa
Kuyayky Children's Choir

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Meet some of the people behind Kuyayky.
Candy Hurtado
Candy Hurtado

Executive Director

Jose Hurtado Sr.
Jose Hurtado Sr.

Co-Founder and Artistic Director of KCO

Rubi Hurtado
Rubi Hurtado

Projects Director

Edda Bonilla Peña
Edda Bonilla Peña

Founder & Project Incubator

Jose Hurtado Jr.
Jose Hurtado Jr.

Director Music + Techology Innovation


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    166 NW 110th St Miami Shores, FL
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