Venice, Italy – The 2004 edition of World Music Festival “Giardini D’Estate will take place in Venice (Italy) July 20-24. The concerts will be held at the Giardini Napoleonici, the usual entrance to the Venice Biennale d’Arte, in the historical district of Castello, with free entry at 9 p.m.
Trio Adriatica Italian popular music
Sandra Mangini Venetian traditional songs July 21
David Calzado y su Charanga Habanera (Cuba) salsa orchestra – European Summer Tour 2004
Croft No. Five (Scotland) modern Celtic music
Nossa Alma Canta bossa nova meets modern sounds and languages
Croque Mule (France – Italy – Romania) gypsy and European folk music
Mutus Party (from 11 p.m. to the dawn) mute rave with multichannel headphones.
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music and progressive music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music and electronic music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World, Lektronic Soundscapes, and Mindchild Records. Angel is currently based in Durham, North Carolina.