Caravan World Rhythms

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Bringing you the best in world music and dance!

Caravan Feature Event

SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR

Direct from South Africa

“SONGS OF THE FREE”

Celebrating Nelson Mandela’s 100th Birthday

October 20
Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver


Caravan Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

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    A World of Rhythm: Trichy Sankaran & Friends

    Saturday, September 22

    Roundhouse Performance Centre
    181 Roundhouse Mews, Yaletown

    World-renowned percussion virtuoso Trichy Sankaran joins forces with world-jazz ensemble The Offering of Curtis Andrews and special guests Vidyasagar Vankayala (South Indian vocal) and Kaushik Sivaramakrishnan (South Indian violin). The repertoire will be mix of original compositions and arrangements of pieces from the South Indian classical repertoire

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    SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR

    Saturday, October 20

    Orpheum Theatre
    601 Smithe St.

    The spectacular two-time Grammy winners, the SOWETO GOSPEL CHOIR returns to North America in 2018 with Songs of the Free, a very special program celebrating the centenary of the birth of the father of their rainbow Nation, Nelson Mandela

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    SHAHRAM & HAFEZ NAZERI: Rumi Symphony – A New Chapter

    Sunday, October 28

    Orpheum Theatre
    601 Smithe St., Vancouver

    Two of Iran’s most celebrated musical artists return to Vancouver after a four-year absence. Legendary singer Shahram Nazeri and his son, composer Hafez Nazeri will showcase new works and beloved classics.

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    TABLE SONGS FESTIVAL

    November 16 and 17

    Russian Hall, 600 Campbell St.

    Inspired by “Supra”, the Georgian tradition of gathering around a feast table and participating in folk songs, music, and dance, we will bring this experience to Vancouver showcasing four cultures’ different ways of celebrating life.

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    ITAMAR EREZ TRIO – with Francois Houle & Hamin Honari

    Friday, November 30

    Hermann's Jazz Club
    753 View St., Victoria

    The Itamar Erez trio includes Itamar Erez (Piano & Guitar), Francois Houle (clarinet) & Hamin Honari (percussion), who are all invaluable and unique contributors to the Canadian and International world & jazz music scene. Weaving together a complex array of sonorities, influences and styles, they turn their empathic playing into a kaleidoscopic, virtuosic, and infectiously uplifting music.

Latest News

  • Seeking New Board Members

    Caravan is currently undergoing a revitalization, and is looking for new Board members, starting with a new Board Chair/President and Board Treasurer who will work closely with the managing director to steward Caravan’s exciting future development! Click here to find out more…

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  • JOB Opportunity: Communications Coordinator

    Caravan is currently seeking a part-time contract Communications Coordinator to coordinate our marketing activities, For more info, please download this document:
    Communications Coordinator Job posting – July 24 2018

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  • CALL FOR WORLD MUSIC & DANCE PROPOSALS

    Caravan World Rhythms invites you to submit your musical proposals to us for possible inclusion in our programming series. Deadline September 30, 2018.

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