Press

2022-2023 Season

11/15/22

The Week In Jazz (Zakir Hussain and Niladri Kumar)

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11/11/22

World Music Institute Presents Pierre Kwenders with Uproot Andy and DJ AQ

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11/02/22

World Music Institute Presents Zakir Hussain with Niladri Kumar

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11/02/22

World Music Institute Presents Underground System, Locobeach and Cheo Pardo

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11/01/22

World Music Institute Presents Habib Koité Nov 13

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10/28/22

Habib Koité to Perform at City Winery in New York City

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10/28/22

World Music Institute Presents Habib Koité at City Winery

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10/25/22

Oumou Sangaré Makes Her Apollo Debut Sat, Oct 29

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10/24/22

Oumou Sangaré to Make Apollo Debut

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10/21/22

Goings on About Town: Oumou Sangaré 

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10/20/22

Oumou Sangaré Presented by WMI in Assoc. with the Apollo Theater 

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10/20/22

 

Malian Musician Oumou Sangaré to Make Apollo Theater Debut on Oct. 29

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10/18/22

World Music Institute Presents Purbayan Chatterjee with Rakesh Chaurasia and Ojas Adhiya

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10/17/22

World Music Institute Presents Purbayan Chatterjee with Rakesh Chaurasia and Ojas Adhiya

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10/17/22

Malian Musician Oumou Sangaré Set for Apollo Theater Debut on Oct. 29

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10/16/22

Purbayan Chatterjee with Rakesh Chaurasia and Ojas Adhiya to Perform in New York City

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10/12/22

Wassulu Empress (Oumou Sangaré)

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10/12/22

Oumou Sangaré at the Apollo

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10/12/22

Oumou Sangaré at the Apollo October 29

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10/11/22

The World Music Institute in Association with  The Apollo  Present Oumou Sangaré – A One-Night Only Performance

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10/06/22

World Music Institute Presents Manchester Collective and Abel Selaocoe

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10/04/22

World Music Institute Presents FORRÓ IN THE DARK with Gaspar Muniz & Greg Caz

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10/03/22

World Music Institute to Present Manchester Collective and Abel Selaocoe This Month 

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10/03/22

World Music Institute to Present Hailu Mergia as Part of the LET’S DANCE Series

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10/03/22

HWM Pick: One Apollo Night With Grammy Winner Malian Musician Oumou Sangaré At The Apollo Theater In Harlem

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10/03/22

Oumou Sangaré is Currently on Tour

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10/03/22

World Music Institute Presents Oumou Sangaré 

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10/03/22

Oumou Sangaré Presented by WMI in assoc. w/ the Apollo Theater

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10/01/22

Family Music and Storytelling with Kardemimmit and Bill Gordh

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9/30/22

World Music Institute Present Malian Musician & GRAMMY Award-winner Oumou Sangaré At The Apollo, NYC

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9/30/22

New Sounds Gig Alert: Ata Kak with Lollise at Elsewhere

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9/29/22

Oumou Sangaré to Perform at the Apollo Theater in New York City

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9/29/22

Enjoy Nordic Folk & Jazz at Scandinavia House This Fall! (Kardemimmit)

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9/26/22

Kardemimmit to Perform at Scandinavia House in New York City

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9/22/22

GRAMMY Award-Winner Oumou Sangaré Announced at the Apollo

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9/18/22

New Sounds Gig Alert: Estonian Duo Puuluup at Joe’s Pub

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9/12/22

WorldMusic Institute Presents Kardemimmit Next Month

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9/10/22

WMI Presents Adam Rudolph’s Go: Organic Orchestra Central Park SummerStage

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9/8/22

75 Jazz and Pop Albums, Shows and Festivals Coming This Fall (Oumou Sangaré)

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9/5/22

Adam Rudolph’s Go: Organic Orchestra to Perform in New York City at SummerStage 2022

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8/26/22

WMI And SummerStage Present Adam Rudolph’s Go: Organic Orchestra And Guests On Saturday, September 10

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8/23/22

Improvisations: Adam Rudolph’s GO: ORGANIC ORCHESTRA – SummerStage 2022

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8/23/22

The Apollo Theater Announces Fall/Winter 2022 Season Featuring Camille A. Brown, Fat Joe & More (Oumou Sangaré with WMI)

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8/22/22

World Music Institute Presents Puuluup Next Month

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8/17/22

Black String to Perform at Chelsea Table + Stage in September

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8/10/22

World Music Institute 2022-2023 Season to Open With Adam Rudolph’s Go: Organic Orchestra

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7/20/22

World Music Institute Reveals Fall/Winter 2022-2023 Season

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7/19/22

World Music Institute Announces Fall/Winter 2022-2023 Season

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2021-2022 Season

06/18/22

World Music Institute Presents Dancing The Gods A Two-Day Virtual Indian Dance Festival

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05/27/22

World Music Institute: Techung & Tibetan Ensemble – Classical Music from Lhasa

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05/09/22

World Music Institute Presents Natu Camara at City Winery

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05/06/22

Amadou & Mariam and Blind Boys of Alabama at The Town Hall

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04/21/22

World Music Institute Presents Dancing the Gods A Two Day Virtual Indian Dance Festival

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04/15/22

World Music Institute To Present Amadou & Mariam and Blind Boys of Alabama

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04/14/22

World Music Institute Presents Lakou Mizik at Drom

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04/07/22

Les Filles de Illighadad at Symphony Space

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04/05/22

World Music Institute
Changüí, The Sound of Guantánamo, Cuba – Arturo O’Farrill and Gianluca Tramontana

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03/30/22

Kyiv-based Band to Perform in Port Washington for Benefit Concert

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03/29/22

Les Filles de Illighadad Touring the US This Spring

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03/28/22

Concerts, Events for Ukraine

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03/28/22

Ukraine Band DAKHABRAKHA Will Perform a Benefit Concert in Port Washington

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03/28/22

NYC Show Listings: NIYAZ Featuring Azam Ali 

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03/28/22

World Music Institute Presents NIYAZ Featuring Azam Ali 

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03/07/22

World Music Institute to Present Small Island Big Song

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03/06/22

A Pan-Pacific Music Conversation with Small Island Big Song

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02/26/22

World Music Institute Announces Winter-Spring 2022 Season

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02/26/22

Dervish and Eileen Ivers’ UnIVERSal Roots Band Kick Off March in NYC

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02/23/22

Island Musicians Bring Awareness to Climate Emergency Through Extraordinary Collaboration

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02/16/22

St. Pat’s Season for Live Music’s Return (Dervish and Eileen Ivers)

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02/07/22

Kora Master Sona Jobarteh to Perform at Peter Norton Symphony Space in New York City

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01/26/22

Simon Shaheen with the Near Eastern Music Ensemble to Perform in Manhattan

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01/26/22

Korea’s Black String to Perform in New York City

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01/22/22

Simon Shaheen and the Near Eastern Music Ensemble

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01/10/22

World Music Institute Presents Simon Shaheen with the Near Eastern Music Ensemble

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12/17/21

Simon Shaheen with the Near Eastern Music Ensemble

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12/14/21

Aurelio Martinez & The Garifuna Soul Band at (le) poisson rouge

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12/10/21

World Music Institute Presents Aurelio Martinez & the Garifuna Soul Band at (le) Poisson Rouge

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12/10/21

Aurelio Martinez & the Garifuna Soul Band to Perform at (le) Poisson Rouge

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12/07/21

World Music Institute to Present Aurelio Martinez & the Garifuna Soul Band at (le) Poisson Rouge

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11/29/21

Aurelio Martinez & the Garifuna Soul Band to Perform in New York City

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11/24/21

Aurelio Martinez & the Garifuna Soul Band Sing Folkloric Jazz for the World Music Institute at (le) poisson rouge

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11/23/21

Christian McBride, Adele, Bill Charlap – the Week in Jazz (the Klezmatics)

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11/19/21

The Klezmatics “Happy Joyous Hanukkah” 

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11/10/21

 

New Sounds New Gig Alert – Daymé Arocena at (le) poisson rouge

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11/07/21

Daymé Arocena Performance and Educational Videos for Library of Congress

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10/12/21

Mike Block and Balla Kouyaté Ensemble to Perform in New York City

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10/11/21

World Music Institute to Present Daymé Arocena at (le) poisson rouge

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10/11/21

World Music Institute to Present Daymé Arocena at (le) poisson rouge

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10/08/21

Mike Block and Balla Kouyaté Ensemble  – October 15

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10/08/21

WMI Plus At Home – Lokua Kanza in conversation with Afropop’s Banning Eyre

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10/07/21

Quinteto Astor Piazzolla Plays Nuevo Tango for the World Music Institute at Symphony Space

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10/07/21

Daymé Arocena Sings Cuban Jazz for the World Music Institute at Le Poisson Rouge

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09/05/21

World Music Institute Presents Daymé Arocena at (le) poisson rouge

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09/05/21

World Music Institute Presents Mike Block and Balla Kouyaté Ensemble

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08/30/21

World Music Institute Opens 2021-2022 Season with Riyaaz Qawwali

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08/30/21

World Music Institute Announces Fall /Winter 2021-22 Season

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08/25/21

World Music Institute Announces Fall /Winter 2021-22 Season

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2020-2021 Season

05/27/21

Rama Vaidyanathan, Surupa Sen, Jin Won and Sonali Skandan – Dancing the Gods Festival

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05/25/21

The Charms and Pitfalls of Dancing the Gods on Camera

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03/21/21

Gig Alerts: Dom La Nena via World Music Institute (Live Stream)

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2019-2020 Season

03/04/20

New York Flamenco Festival Will Take Over Manhattan with 53 Shows for 20th Anniversary Edition

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02/29/20

Sahba Motallebi & Rahim AlHaj at Merkin Hall

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02/08/20

Faraj Abyad and His Orchestra at Symphony Space

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02/07/20

Night Life: Sahba Motallebi & Rahim AlHaj

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02/07/20

Enta Omri and the Golden Age of Arabic Music

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01/29/20

World Music Institute Reveals January to June 2020 Season

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01/22/20

It’s in Queens! (Jan. 23 to Jan. 29)

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01/22/20

Flushing Town Hall Celebrates Lunar New Year

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01/16/20

World Music Institute Will Present Lunar New Year with Zhou Family Band

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01/16/20

World Music Institute Has Announced Spring/Summer 2019-2020 Season

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01/16/20

World Music Institute Will Present Faraj Abyad and His Orchestra – Enta Omri

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01/16/20

Happy (Lunar) New Year! Celebrations Are All Over Queens This Week

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12/04/19

Best Things to Do for Chinese New Year

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12/04/19

 

Goings on About Town: Night Life – Ani Cordero

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11/23/19

World Music Institute: Discover the Pipa

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11/04/19

WMI Will Present Ani Cordero with Abraham Dorta

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10/23/19

WMI Presents The Bongo Hop

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10/21/19

New Sounds Gig Alert: Nella at Le Poisson Rouge

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10/17/19

WMI Presents Nella at (le) poisson rouge

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10/15/19

Julie Fowlis, the voice of Disney’s BRAVE, brings Gaelic concert to the U.S.

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10/07/19

WMI Presents Flamenco Legends by Javier Limón: The Paco de Lucía Project

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09/20/19

New Sounds Gig Alert: Toko Telo at Chelsea Music Hall featuring D’Gary

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09/18/19

Cape Verdean Singer Lucibela Charms and Energizes the Crowd in Her New York Debut

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09/12/19

New Sounds Gig Alert: Girma Bèyènè at (le) poisson rouge

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09/05/19

For Ethiopian New Year, World Music Institute Features Legendary Artist Girma Bèyènè

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08/22/19

World Music Fans: This is Your City, and the Season Starts Now

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08/21/19

NYC Jewish-y Events

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08/11/19

World Music Institute Unveils Fall/Winter 2019-2020 Season

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07/16/19

Highlights From World Music Institute’s Newly Announced Season

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2018-2019 Season

05/16/19

Haitian Songstress Emeline Michel

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05/12/19

World Music Institute Celebrates Haitian Heritage Month

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05/09/19

Barcelona Gipsy Balkan Orchestra Comes to the Cutting Room

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05/02/19

Kalanidhi Dance and Sujata Mohapatra – Dancing the Gods

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04/25/19

10 Dance Performances to See This Weekend (Dancing the Gods)

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04/25/19

What to Do in N.Y.C. This Weekend (Dancing the Gods)

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04/24/19

New York Times Instagram Story (Dancing the Gods)

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04/22/19

The Best Things to Do in NYC This Week (Dancing the Gods)

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04/21/19

Photo Essay Bombino at (le) Poisson Rouge

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04/09/19

World Music Institute Presents Anda Union at Merkin Hall (photo essay)

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04/07/19

14 Pop, Rock and Jazz Concerts to Check out in N.Y.C. This Weekend

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04/03/19

Five Questions with Dreamers’ Circus

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02/26/19

Start Planning for March Madness

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02/14/19

Intercultural Music: Transparent Water Trio

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11/14/18

Interview: Bosnian blues to be played in special NYC concert

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09/30/18

Plaintive Kurdish Sounds From Aynur in Her US Debut

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05/29/18

Tanya Tagaq

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o5/03/18

A Blazing, Psychedelic Night of Heavy Algerian Rock at Lincoln Center

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04/17/18

The Indian Monks’ Dance, Flowering with the Aid of Women

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04/11/18

Everything You Need to Do in New York City This Weekend (Festival of Mali)

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04/11/18

Sidi Touré Kicking Off Tour with Festival of Mali at Brooklyn Bowl This Weekend

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04/05/18

Agenda Cultural 5/4/18, by Roger Costa (Ana Moura)

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03/19/18

A Gift from China

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03/19/18

Jazz Notes: A Retrospective on Legendary Pianist Abdullah Ibrahim

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03/08/18

Africa Now!  2018 in NYC: Photo Review

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01/07/18

Contemporary Jewish Music Festival Pushes Tradition into New Territory

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