World Music Series

Barbara B. Smith World Music Concert Series

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Sponsored by a generous gift from Barbara B. Smith, the World Music Concert Series brings the richness of non-Western musical traditions to Eastman through performances by world-renowned artists. The series also includes annual concerts featuring Eastman’s Balinese gamelan ensembles, Gamelan Lil Muni and Gamelan Sanjiwani.

Past performances have featured artists such as the Afro-Cuban All-Stars, Ravi Shankar, DakhaBrakha, Cyro Baptista, Kurosawa & Chaterjee, Rahim AlHaj, Róisín Dubh, Mande Strings, Ballaké Sissoko and Vincent Ségal, Che Malambo, Bernard Woma, Ana Lains and Pedro Galveias, and A Palo Seco Flamenco Company.