BERKELEY WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL - Summer Solstice
Sunday, June 22, 2014
and for the first time a 2nd Festival:
BERKELEY WORLD MUSIC FESTIVAL - Autumn Equinox
Saturday & Sunday, September, 20 & 21, 2014
June 22nd SUMMER SOLSTICE
The assembled artsts will again offer you a stunning show! 15 acts in all:
People's Park main stage - sponsored by Amoeba Music / produced by Allotofun Productions AfroFUNK EXPERIENCE (Afro Beat & Funk), MANZO RALLY w/ members of Malo (New Latin Rock) PRIDE & JOY (Motown & Soul)
People’s Park meadow 1 pm - All Nations Singers
In cafes: Noon-4 pm: Big Lou,"The Accordion Princess" (Eastern European & Norteño Polka), The Town Quartet (chamber music from Spain to Argentina) ViBO Simfani (Brazilian, Latin & Beyond),
Cody's Plaza @ Haste St: 2:30-3:30 pm Belly Dance Bazaar w/ DanceVersity
Rasputin In store (4-5 pm): Tom Chandler Trio (Middle Eastern Trance)
Along the sidewalk: Belinda Salvidge Minstrels (Irish & olde English) Spirit of '29 (Dixieland), Michael Masley ("Kalimbalom" & "Eggdawn Autoharp")
Special evening performances (6-9 pm) Lisa Sangita Moskow (Electric Indian Sarode), Ancient Future Trio (Asian Fusion), and Festival Finale Georges Lammam w/Naser Musa ("Khaliji" Eastern Arabian Music)
For eleven years the Berkeley World Music Festival has been celebrating the rich diversity of the San Francisco Bay Area's world music scene.
Come celebrate Summer Solstice on Sunday, June 22, 2014 for a full day of live concerts that will surprise your musical palate and take you on a musical journey around the world and back.
All performances are free to the public!