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


  • 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

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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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    "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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    "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

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  • 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





    "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