Mundial Montreal & Drom will present several free world music showcases today, Friday, January 6 at the Drom club in New York City.
The selection includes
British-Indian sitar master
Contemporary Indian with Saharan desert blues
A mix of Balkan and Quebecois music
(New Orleans, USA)
A rising star in the American roots music movement, Leyla will deliver American folk, jazz, Cajun and Haitian music.
Tribute to prison songs collected by Alan Lomax.
Jazz, world music, Latibn American and more by this ensemble led by Greek-artist Magda Giannikou.
Traditional Haitian rhythms fused with reggae & hip hop
Mexican-style cumbia, mambo and rancheras plus psychedelia from the American southwest.
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Phone: (212) 777-1157
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV 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 albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.