Saturday, August 30, 2014

Chicago World Music Festival Sep 11-21 2014


The 16th Annual World Music Festival Chicago will take place Thursday, September 11 – Sunday, September 21, 2014 and is presented by the City of Chicago and produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. City-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival 

http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/world_music_festival.html/

Here are just a few of the events from the above link:

Nicolae Feraru & His Gypsy Band (Romania| USA) | Calypso Rose with Kobo Town (Trinidad & Tobago| Canada)

Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park
201 E. Randolph St.
3pm

Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra (Serbia)

Orkesta Mendoza (México| Tucson, AZ, USA)

Las Cafeteras (México| East LA, USA)

Thalia Hall
1807 S. Allport St.
6:30pm doors open, 7:30pm show
Age 17+

(Note: Boban Markovic is the artist whose recording of Dzumbus we dance to)

Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra (Serbia)

Constellation
3111 N. Western Ave.
7:30 doors open, 8pm show
Age 18+

Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra (Serbia)

La Yegros (Argentina)

Mayne Stage
1328 W. Morse Ave.
7:30pm doors open, 9pm show
Age 18+

One World Under One Roof - WMF Closing Night at the Chicago Cultural Center 

Preston Bradley Hall

2:30-8:45pm


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