Caravan World Rhythms

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    Vashaan Ensemble – Songs of Joy

    Saturday, June 15

    York Theatre, 639 Commercial Dr.

    An evening of festive and joyful music from Iran and neighbouring regions, featuring the lovely voice of Fathieh Honari who will sing music from her native Baluchistan, as well as Persian music based on the works of great poets such as Rumi and Omar Khayyam.

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    ITAMAR EREZ – “Mi Alegria” CD-Release Concert

    Thursday, June 20

    Annex, 823 Seymour St.

    CD-release “Alegria” Concert, with Hamin Honari, Francois Houle, James Meger & Kevin Romain
    and Opening Act The Giving Shapes.

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    BLISK & Zlatna Mountain – An Eastern European Voyage

    Saturday, July 6

    Polish Friendship Centre
    4015 Fraser St.

    Join us for a musical celebration of contemporary and ancient folk songs from the Balkans, Poland, Ukraine and surrounding regions, featuring the all-female quartet BLISK from Toronto, and Zlatna Mountain ensemble from Vancouver.

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    BUCAN BUCAN & BLISK – Eastern European Dance Party!

    Wed July 10

    Victoria Event Centre
    1415 Broad St.

    Join us for a trip across Eastern Europe, starting with the polyphonic all-female quartet Blisk from Toronto, and followed by the Balkan party band from Victoria Bucan Bucan ABOUT BLISK - www.bliskmusic.com “the beauty in the voices, the look, and the sounds” - Roots Music Canada BLISK is a musical journey travelling through Poland, Ukraine, Russia, the […]

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    OKAN – Afro Cuban Jazz Ensemble

    Thursday, July 18

    Hermann's Jazz Club
    753 View St., Victoria

    Taking their name from the word for heart or soul in the Afro-Cuban religion of Santeria, OKAN fuses Afro-Cuban roots with jazz, folk and global rhythms in songs about immigration, bravery and love.

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    HUUN HUUR TU – Vancouver

    Thursday, Sept 26

    Christ Church Cathedral
    690 Burrard St., Vancouver

    The whistling of the high-mountain wind forms eerie overtones and postmodern statement. The repeated thrum of a string against wood and hide turns into a meditative, evocative figure straight from the avant garde. The descendents of isolated Siberian herdsmen make serious, strangely universal music out of some of the planets quirkiest acoustics

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    HUUN HUUR TU – Victoria

    Friday, Sept 27

    First Church of Christ Scientist
    1205 Pandora Ave., Victoria

    The whistling of the high-mountain wind forms eerie overtones and postmodern statement. The repeated thrum of a string against wood and hide turns into a meditative, evocative figure straight from the avant garde. The descendents of isolated Siberian herdsmen make serious, strangely universal music out of some of the planets quirkiest acoustics

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    ROBIN LAYNE & THE RHYTHM-MAKERS

    Sunday, August 18

    Hermann's Jazz Club
    753 View St., Victoria

    A Vibrant blend of Latin jazz, Mexican folkloric, Afro-influences and
    cinematic compositions.

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    Schryer, Hillhouse & Dobres

    Sunday, August 4

    Hermann's Jazz Club
    753 View St., Victoria

    This phenomenal trio of Celtic musicians features Franco-Ontarian fiddler Pierre Schryer, Canadian folk music specialist Andy Hillhouse, and European influenced BC guitarist Adam Dobres. A tour de force of versatility, fine musicianship and technical dexterity, the group brings together three diverse music careers laden with awards and nominations including JUNO, Canadian Folk Music, Western Canadian […]

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    LA CARAMELITA FLAMENCO COMPANY – “Nritya”

    Thursday, Sept 26

    Denford Hall at Glenlyon Norfolk School

    The North American premiere of La Caramelita Flamenco Company in “Nritya” – a Voyage of Rhythm, Music and Dance from India to Spain, featuring an international group from Spain, France and Canada.

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    TRI-CONTINENTAL Guitar Trio

    Friday, October 11

    First Church of Christ Scientist
    1205 Pandora St., Victoria

    Bill Bourne, Lester Quitzau and Madagascar Slim present a truly unique and critically acclaimed sound that is soulful and present, intense and atmospheric. There are no musical boundaries present in this one-of-a-kind blues / folk / world music mélange.

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