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globalFEST

Creole Carnival

April 16, 2016

Overview

The highly acclaimed and hugely popular globalFEST music showcase presents a kaleidoscope of exciting international artists. With a "voice serene and warm like the breeze" (The New York Times), Haitian vocalist Emeline Michel sings songs of hope and love in French, English, and Creole. Rio de Janeiro's innovative samba masters, Casuarina are renowned for their original music and inventive arrangements of classic samba repertoire. And Jamaica's one-stringed guitar virtuoso, Brushy One String holds audiences captive with his raw, reggae-inflected blues vocals and rhythmic guitar style.



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Donor Event: Friends Appreciation Concert and Post-Performance Reception
April 16, 2016
Zellerbach Hall
(Donors of $100+)
In appreciation of your support, we invite current members to the Friends Appreciation Concert and Post-Performance Reception with artists from the highly acclaimed and hugely popular globalFEST music showcase. Join us for the concert, and then stay for some dessert and a glass of wine on the Mezzanine.

Program Notes

Program notes are available online. [PDF]

Multimedia

globalFEST Creole Carnival Promo Video

Purchase Tickets

Sat, April 16, 8 pm
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