World Music

World Music

Artistic Advisor: Idan Raichel

Vieux Farka Toure

The renowned singer/guitarist from Mali performs traditional Western African music married to modern elements of rock'n roll, pop, reggae and salsa. accompanied by a five piece ensemble.

Concha Buika

The Majorcan Flamenco singer with African roots and gypsy influences performs flamenco music and Spanish Coplas with an African soul and jazz color and has a Grammy Award nomination to her credit.

Richard Bona

This singer/bass player from Cameroon performs Brazilian and African influenced jazz. His socially oriented songs have earned him a Grammy nomination.

India.Arie and Idan Raichel

India.Arie and Idan Raichel's concert, titled Open Door, is an internationally relevant project which defies genres and boundaries. They will perform new texts in English in arrangements made by Raichel in an acoustic concert accompanied by several American back up singers.