World Music Festival: Chicago 2006 Schedule

Chicago (Illinois), USA – The following is the program for World
Music Festival: Chicago 2006 as of 8/24/06.
 
 THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
 
 Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
 • 11 am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Radio Maqam
 
 • 12:30 – 2 pm Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Erkan Ogur
 
 6 pm: Borders (Michigan): Sara Tavares FREE

6:30 pm: Millennium Park: (Jay Pritzker Pavilion) Chicago Symphony Orchestra
FREE David Alan Miller (Conductor)
Featuring,
Yang Wei
Yat-Kha
Radio Maqam

9 pm: Chicago Cultural Center: (Preston Bradley Hall) Whirling Dervishes of
Konya FREE

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
• 11 am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Hu Vibrational
Sara Tavares

• 12:30 – 2 pm Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Otto
Paul Brody’s Sadawi

12:15 pm: Millennium Park: (Peristyle) Fareed Haque, Kala Ramnath FREE

12:30 pm: Borders (State): Yat-Kha FREE

6 pm: Borders (North & Halsted): Paul Brody’s Sadawi FREE

8 pm: Tune into WBEZ 91.5 for a Live “PASSPORT” Concert Broadcast from Old Town
School of Folk Music:
Yat-Kha
Erkan Ogur $12

8:30 pm: Park West: Teddy Afro $12
Chicago AfroBeat Project

9 pm: Martyr’s: Kultur Shock $10
Paul Brody’s Sadawi
Erika Stucky & Roots of Communication

10 pm: Empty Bottle: Otto $10 advance Dengue Fever $12 at door

(FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 continued)

10 pm: Sonotheque: Hu Vibrational $10
Ammon Contact
DJ Striz

10 pm: HotHouse: Sara Tavares $12
Toubab Krewe
World DJ Afterparty

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Noon: Garfield Park Conservatory County Fair: Extra Golden FREE

1 pm: Borders (Uptown): Slavic Soul Party! FREE

1 pm: Navy Pier: Lamajamal FREE

1:30 pm: Garfield Park Conservatory County Fair: Hu Vibrational FREE

1:30 pm: Rogers Park World Music Festival: El Payo FREE

2 pm: Borders (Hyde Park): Mamadou Diabate Ensemble FREE

3 pm: Navy Pier: Toubab Krewe FREE

3 pm: Gary Comer Youth Center: Dza Nyodmo Dance Ensemble FREE

4 pm: Rogers Park World Music Festival: Heather Maxwell’s Afrika Soul FREE

4:30 pm: Symphony Center’s Day of Music: Slavic Soul Party! FREE

5 pm: Symphony Center’s Day of Music: Mamadou Diabate Ensemble FREE

6 pm: Humboldt Park: Pablo Mayor-Folklore Urbano FREE

7 pm: Symphony Center’s Day of Music: Chicago Symphony Orchestra FREE
WMF Opening Night Concert Reprise

7 pm: South Shore Cultural Center: Extra Golden FREE

8 pm: Old Town School of Folk Music: Natacha Atlas $12
La Mar Enfortuna

8:30 pm: University of Chicago’s International House: Slavic Soul Party! $5
T-Rroma

9 pm: Sonotheque: Africa Hi-Fi $10

9:30 pm: Logan Square Auditorium: WBEZ Dance Party
Jesús Enríquez y su Orquesta $13 advance
Carpacho y su Super Combo $15 at door

10 pm: HotHouse: Cibelle $12
Brazilian DJ Dance Afterparty
10 pm: Martyr’s: Toubab Krewe $10
Otto

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Noon: Navy Pier: Rob Curto’s Forro for All FREE

1 pm: Borders (Lakeview): Extra Golden FREE

2 pm: Clarke House: Mamadou Diabate Ensemble FREE

2 pm: Borders (Michigan): Cibelle FREE

2 pm: Navy Pier: Pablo Mayor-Folklore Urbano FREE

2:30 pm: Eli’s Cheesecake Festival: Heather Maxwell’s Afrika Soul FREE

3 pm: Humboldt Park: Angel Melendez and Orquesta Aralle FREE FREE
Dza Nyodmo Dance Ensemble

3 pm: Chicago Cultural Center: (Preston Bradley Hall) Safaafir FREE

4 pm: Eli’s Cheesecake Festival Presents: Son Trinidad FREE

5 pm: Museum of Contemporary Art: Kala Ramnath $12
Purbayan Chatterjee

7:30 pm: Park West: The Klezmatics $15
La Mar Enfortuna

8 pm: Martyr’s: Dengue Fever $12
Extra Golden

8 pm: HotHouse: Pablo Mayor-Folklore Urbano $12
Heather Maxwell’s Afrika Soul

8:30 pm: Logan Square Auditorium: WBEZ Dance Party,
Oliver Mtukudzi & Black Spirits $13 advance
Mamadou Diabate Ensemble $15 at door
Occidental Brothers Dance Band International

10 pm: Sonotheque: Cibelle $10
DJ Rikshaw

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
• 11am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Rob Curto’s Forro for All

• 12:30 – 2 pm Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Slonovski Bal
Natacha Atlas

Noon: Daley Center: Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar FREE

12:30 pm: Borders (Michigan): Oliver Mtukudzi (Solo) FREE

6:30 pm: Millennium Park: (Jay Pritzker Pavilion) Culture Musical Club of
Zanzibar FREE
Natacha Atlas

9 pm: HotHouse: Descemer Bueno $12
Rob Curto’s Forro for All
(MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 continued)

10 pm: Empty Bottle: Slonovski Bal FREE
Erika Stucky & Roots of Communication

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
• 11am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Born Into Brothels Ensemble

• 12:30 – 2 pm Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Rodrigo y Gabriela
Descemer Bueno

Noon: Daley Center: Slonovski Bal FREE

12:30 pm: Borders (Michigan): Curumin FREE

7 pm: Chicago Cultural Center: (Preston Bradley Hall) Born Into Brothels
Ensemble FREE
7:30 pm: Museum of Contemporary Art: Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar $12

8 pm: Columbia College (Conaway Center): Rodrigo y Gabriela FREE

8:30 pm: University of Chicago’s International House: Aurelio Martinez: Garifuna
Soul $5

9 pm: HotHouse: KAL $12
Slonovski Bal

10 pm: Empty Bottle: Descemer Bueno $10 advance
Fiamma Fumana $12 door

10 pm: Sonotheque: Curumin $10
DJ Jose de Jesus

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
• 11am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Fiamma Fumana
KAL

• 12:30 – 2 pm Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Aurelio Martinez: Garifuna Soul
Curumin

12:30 pm: Borders (State): Rodrigo y Gabriela FREE

6:30 pm: Hamilton Park: Culture Musical Club of Zanzibar FREE

7 pm: Chicago Cultural Center: (Preston Bradley Hall) Alaev Family FREE

7:30 pm: Museum of Contemporary Art: Soul N One $12
Sao Paulo Underground

8 pm: Columbia College (Conaway Center): Aurelio Martinez: Garifuna Soul FREE

8 pm: Martyr’s: KAL $12
Gjallarhorn
(WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20 continued)

8:30 pm: Old Town School of Folk Music: Claudia Calderon FREE
Rodrigo y Gabriela

9 pm: HotHouse: Curumin $12
Fiamma Fumana

10 pm: Sonotheque: Born Into Brothels Ensemble $10
Bombay Beatbox

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Tune in your radio or travel into Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy
Theater for a series of live radio broadcasts interview/performances each
weekday during the festival. FREE
• 11 am – noon Live on WLUW 88.7 FM: Gjallarhorn

• 12:30 – 2 pm: Live on WNUR 89.3 FM: Aza
Debashish Bhattacharya w/ Subhasis and Sutapa Bhattacharya

12:30 pm: Borders (Michigan): Carmen Consoli FREE

6 pm: Millennium Park: (Jay Pritzker Pavilion) Orchestra Infinity FREE

6:30 – 11 pm: Chicago Cultural Center WMF OPEN HOUSE FREE

“One World Under One Roof”

Cassidy Theater: FREE
7:30 pm: Claudia Calderon
9 pm: Alaev Family

Preston Bradley Hall: FREE
6:30 pm: Debashish Bhattacharya w/ Subhasis and
Sutapa Bhattacharya
8:15 pm: Carmen Consoli
9:45 pm: Steve Gibon’s Gipsy Rhythm Project
featuring Nicolae Feraru

Randolph Café: FREE
7 pm: Gjallarhorn
9:30 pm: Aza 

Author: World Music Central News Department

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