Tag: world music

QWANQWA

The band QWANQWA uncovers lesser known traditional sounds from East Africa regions of Ethiopia and beyond. With swirling mesenko (one-stringed fiddle), wah-wah violin, bass krar boom, the unstoppable rhythm of

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Huu Bac Quintet

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Huu Bac Quach skillfully combines his Vietnamese and Chinese heritages with jazz music in an ensemble backed by some of the most prominent musicians on the Montreal

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Huu Bac Quintet

Composer and multi-instrumentalist Huu Bac Quach skillfully combines his Vietnamese and Chinese heritages with jazz music in an ensemble backed by some of the most prominent musicians on the Montreal

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Jessica Fichot Celebrates Spring

Accompanied by her accordion and toy piano, singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to create a program of French chanson, 1940s Shanghai jazz, swing, and

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Jessica Fichot Celebrates Spring

Accompanied by her accordion and toy piano, singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to create a program of French chanson, 1940s Shanghai jazz, swing, and

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Jessica Fichot Celebrates Spring

Accompanied by her accordion and toy piano, singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to create a program of French chanson, 1940s Shanghai jazz, swing, and

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YAIMA Las Vegas

The YAIMA Music Project, a Cascadian folktronic duo based in Seattle featuring multi instrumentalist and producer Masaru Higasa and vocalist Pepper Proud, plans to share melodious soundscapes showcasing instruments from

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Matteo Bocelli

Matteo Bocelli, who is graduating at the Conservatory of Lucca in Tuscany, just released the new single, “Tempo,” the follow-up to his duet with Latin superstar, Sebastian Yatra, “Until She’s

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Jessica Fichot

Accompanied by her accordion and toy piano, and backed up by bandmates on clarinet/sax, upright bass and guitar; singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to

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Jessica Fichot

Accompanied by her accordion and toy piano, and backed up by bandmates on clarinet/sax, upright bass and guitar; singer/songwriter Jessica Fichot draws from her French, Chinese, and American heritage to

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Claude Bourbon

Get ready for a fusion of blues, jazz, folk, classical and Spanish guitar. French-born musician Claude Bourbon grew up in and trained in Switzerland and is known throughout Europe and

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The Pedrito Martinez Group

Pedro Pablo “Pedrito” Martinez, a master of Afro-Cuban folkloric music, has been playing, singing, and dancing with dozens of Cuban rumba groups since settling in New York City in the

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