Caravan World Rhythms

Welcome to the Caravan!

Bringing you the best in world music and dance!

Caravan Feature Event

  HARAM Arabic Avant-garde
VASHAAN Persian Ensemble

 January 16, 8pm
PERFORMANCE WORKS
Granville Island

Caravan Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

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    GORD GRDINA’S HARAM & VASHAAN PERSIAN ENSEMBLE

    Friday, January 16

    Performance Works, 1218 Cartwright St.
    Granville Island, Vancouver

    A special evening bringing together two of Vancouver’s most innovative and captivating world music groups.
    Opening the night will be the Persian-Sufi Vashaan Ensemble, with special guest Sufi singer Soleyman Vaseghi,
    The second part of the evening features Gord Grdina’s 12-piece powerhouse group HARAM, performing Arabic music, from Iraqi folk to Egyptian radio music, reinterpreted by Vancouver’s most creative jazz musicians.

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    KODO DRUMMER ONE EARTH TOUR: MYSTERY

    Thursday, January 29, 2015

    Queen Elizabeth Theatre
    650 Hamilton St., Vancouver

    The Kodo Drummers of Japan return to Vancouver with their groundbreaking new program, Kodo One Earth Tour: Mystery. Mystery fuses the dynamism of taiko expression, with the wondrous beauty and true charm that lie within rituals expressing the worship of myriad gods and reverence for nature that have been traditions in Japan since ancient times.

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    AFRO-CUBAN DANCE WORKSHOPS – Silfredo la O

    January 24 & 25

    Studio 1398
    1398 Cartwright St., Granville Island

    Silfredo is a professional dancer in the Afro-Cuban and Haitian tradition, as well as popular Latin dance and modern.

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    LES YEUX NOIRS – Klezmer Gypsy Concert

    Saturday, February 28

    Red Room Ultrabar
    398 Richards St.

    Hailing from France, brothers Eric and Olivier Slabiak lead Les Yeux Noirs in exhilarating, winding musical journeys, most often conducted at a pedal-to-the-metal, breakneck speed!

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    GHAZAL – Kayhan Kalhor & Shujaat Khan

    Friday, March 13

    Kay Meek Centre
    1700 Mathers Ave., West Vancouver

    In this first Ghazal Ensemble tour in over a decade, Iran’s kamancheh (spiked fiddle) master India’s sitar (stringed lute) virtuoso continue their longtime collaboration

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  • TICKETS FOR GHAZAL & LES YEUX NOIRS ON SALE!

    Tickets for the Ghazal concert featuring Kayhan Kalhor & Shujaat Khan on March 13 are on sale now, as are tickets for Les Yeux Noirs concert at the Chutzpah Festival on February 28!

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  • KODO DRUMMERS SPECIAL OFFER TILL DEC 19!

    SPECIAL OFFER: GET 15% OFF  KODO DRUMMERS ONE EARTH TOUR, the world-famous group from Japan, coming January 29.! Promotion code is sugoi. Tickets at www.northerntickets.com

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