The WOMEX Daycases provide the ideal setting for more intimate artists who present acoustic, intimate or traditional music best heard in a theatre-like setting. With the additional opportunity to provide specialist introductions, Daycases are the opportunity to listen and learn.
WOMEX is the largest international conference for world music. WOMEX 2008 will be taking place in Sevilla, Andalusia (Spain) from Wednesday, 29 October – Sunday, 2 November. The Worldwide Music Expo, WOMEX, is the largest world music trade show, showcase and a great networking point. It is exclusively dedicated to world, roots, folk, ethnic, traditional and local music of all kinds.
Thursday, 30 October
13:00: Zabit Nabizade Trio (Azerbaijan)
Intro: Kurttas, Erdal (Turkey)
14:15: Liu Fang (China/Canada)
Intro: Wang, Risheng (China/Canada)
Friday, 31 October
13:00: Jouhiorkesteri (Finland)
Intro: Bass, Colin (UK/Germany)
14:15: Ólöf Arnalds (Iceland)
Intro: Baldurson, Sigtryggur (Iceland)
Saturday, 1 November
13:00: Beats in the Heart of Orient (Iran/India/Greece/France)
Intro: Brown, Daniel (USA/France)
14:15: Salamat Sadikova (Kyrgyzstan)
Intro: Humphrey, Mark (USA)
All Daycases will be taking place in the Auditorium Al-Andalus/FIBES.
WOMEX 08 Showcase Program at www.womex.com
Author: World Music Central News Department
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