World Music Festival (2022)
York University’s World Music Festival is a cross-cultural celebration spotlighting musical traditions around the world.
Produced by Professor William Thomas this global sonic tour presents a sampling of several international cultures represented in York’s world music program.
The festival packs six free concerts into two days: March 10-11, 2022
THURSDAY MARCH 10
11:00 AM – Cuban Ensembles – Rick Lazar, Ensemble Director
1:30 PM – Escola de Samba – Rick Lazar, Ensemble Director
2:30 PM – West African (Ghana) – Kwasi Dunyo and Larry Graves, Ensemble Directors
7:00 PM – Caribbean Music Ensemble – Gareth Burgess, Ensemble Director
FRIDAY MARCH 11
1:00 PM – Celtic Ensemble – Sherry Johnson, Ensemble Director
7:30 PM – Balkan Music Ensemble – Irene Markoff, Ensemble Director
Livestream (Sliding Scale: $5-$25)
In-Person (Free – Box Office Registration Required)