World Music and Jazz

  • Barokksolistene

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    Ensemble-in-Residence, Bergen National Opera

    "...a fabulously unrestrained set combining folksy vigour and classical virtuosity."The Guardian

  • Body Music

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    Body Music

    "Mr.Terry and his colleagues in action is like visiting an anatomical carnival, where hands, feet, fingers, bellies, rumps and mouths engage in an endless musical..."Wall Street Journal

  • Canadian Brass

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    Canadian Brass

    "After four decades, it's great to see Canadian Brass — practically an institution at this point — still sounding fresh, still attracting young virtuosos and, above all, still..."NPR: Tiny Desk Concert (Tom Huizenga)

  • Celtic Nights

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    Celtic Nights

    "I have seen the original Riverdance and it was great BUT there is no comparison with the entertainment Celtic Nights gave"Michelle Pelletier Cormier

  • Count Basie Orchestra

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    Count Basie Orchestra

    "17 Grammy Awards - TIMELESS, PRICELESS & STILL the GENUINE ARTICLE"

  • Creole Choir of Cuba

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    Creole Choir of Cuba

    "exhilarating...sleek, theatrical, socially conscious and full of joyful life"The New York Times

  • Ludovico Einaudi

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    Ludovico Einaudi

    "It was incredible to be a part of it and see and hear the man who has brought classical music to a new generation"David Morgan, Warrington Guardian

  • Diego el Cigala

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    Diego el Cigala

    "Whatever it was, though, it must have worked: el Cigala delivered two long sets that held even the non-Spanish-speakers in the crowd spellbound. For those fluent..."Alexander Varty, The Georgia Straight

  • Flamenco Legends by Javier Limón: The Paco de Lucía Project

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    Flamenco Legends by Javier Limón: The Paco de Lucía Project

  • globalFEST

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    "Over the last decade, globalFEST has presented 21st century world music as an accelerating fusion, a recombinant free-for-all of local traditions meeting ideas and technologies from..."The New York Times

  • The King’s Singers

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    The King’s Singers

    "“Their vocal production was effortless, stylistically varied and beautifully blended, even in the most complex polyphony.” "The Washington Post

  • KODO

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    KODO

    "Indeed, if there is such a thing as perfection in music, Kodo comes as near to it as any group in the world."Boston Globe

  • Natalie MacMaster

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    Natalie MacMaster

    "Flying notes, fast paced jigs and reels and polkas, paint can percussion and Gaelic lyrics, original music and tunes from Scotland, Ireland, the Maritimes, and elsewhere,..."Music Road

  • Mariza

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    Mariza

    "There's a newly expressive maturity that lends her voice greater nuance than ever before... she's pulled it off with poise, artistry and self-assurance that is simply..."Nigel Williamson, Songlines

  • Mediaeval Baebes

    Mediaeval Baebes

  • Eddie Palmieri

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    Eddie Palmieri

    "Eddie Palmieri. . .has been the most consistently innovative artist in Afro-Cuban music in the United States for the past 30 years."The Boston Globe

  • The Hot Sardines

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    The Hot Sardines

    "Simply phenomenal."The Times, London

  • Soweto Gospel Choir

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    Soweto Gospel Choir

    "Vivacious mix of peerless voices and hi-energy dance is fun, glamorous, dignified, and deeply enriching."Nottingham Post

  • A Tribute to Benny Goodman: The Julian Bliss Septet

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    A Tribute to Benny Goodman: The Julian Bliss Septet

    "Bliss is capable of swinging mightily and adapting his formidable technique to the task at hand."The Jazz Times

  • THE PEKING ACROBATS®

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    THE PEKING ACROBATS®

    "Nearly everything THE PEKING ACROBATS did last night was amazing - and stunning, and breathtaking and WOW!"Seattle Times

  • YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan

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    YAMATO - The Drummers of Japan

    "The Yamato show is a genuinely theatrical experience, delivered with balletic grace and infectious humour. "Times Online (UK)

  • Zakir Hussain

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    Zakir Hussain

    "If there is such a thing as a tabla superstar, Indian virtuoso Zakir Hussain is it..."Chicago Tribune