Berkeley World Music


....Videotaped as seen through the South Berkeley Telegraph Area businesses and community..
WORLD MUSIC Comes to Telegraph Avenue. The free Berkeley World Music Weekend offered continuous music and dance performances throughout the Telegraph Avenue District between Bancroft Way.
This unique Berkeley event was held outdoors and inside the many cafés throughout the Telegraph Avenue area. Each year the Berkeley World Music celebrated two days of continuous music and dance performances and brings together an impressive array of world music traditions and many internationally acclaimed artists.

Vukani Mawethu, Berkeley World Music Borrina Mapaka Rafael Manriquez & IngirdRubis
1st World Music Festival 2004 2nd World Music Festival 2005 3rd World Music Festival 2006

Berkeley World Music 2004

2004 Festival Index page

Berkeley World Music 2005

2005 Festival Index page

Berkeley World Music 2006

2006 Festival Index page

Mahal - Evelie Posch -Filipino traditional gong as ethnofusion
Borrina Mapaka - Congolese singer
Stephen Kent - didjeridu
Alex Yaskin - Accordion Impresario
The Shots - Irish/Bluegrass & Cajun
Michael Masley - Hungarian cymbolam
Zulu Spear’s Khumbula
Simcha Orchestra - Klezmer
Big Bones Blues
Spirit of Ireland, w/ Melanie O’Reilly
Big Bones Blues
Annette Bauer North Indian sarod
Taarka Quartet Gypsy hypno-jazz
The Snake Trio - Venezuelan rhythms
Alan Smithline with Morgan Cowin (saw)
Zulu Spear’s Khumbala Dance
Reggae City Band
Laurie Chastain on fiddle and Ed Sherry Radtrad Celtic Music
Cortez Harmon Latin jazz Ensemble
West African Highlife - Highlife Classics
Michael Masley - Cymbalom
Parlor Tango - Argentinian Tango
Markus James & the Wassonrai Mali Blues
Trio Granada Arabic & Andalusian
Rafael Manriquez / Ingrid Rubis Latin American
Spirit of ‘29 - Dixieland & Klezmer
Dijialy Kunda Kouyate - Senegalese Fusion
The State of Gujarat - Indian Folk Songs
Vukani Mawethu - South African
Kaila Flexer - Gari Hegedus - New Balkan
Unity Nguyen - Vietnamese
Pete Olson Trio with Country Joe Traditional Country
Orquesta D’ Soul - Salsa & Funk
Glenn Morgan - hammer dulcimer, Celtic melodies
John Waller & Len Peterson Psychedelic Funk Duo
Vibe Arc w/ Toho Saunders - Reggae
Moh Alileche - Amazigh (Berber)
Jeff Whittier - Classic Indian Flute
Country Joe McDonald I-Feel-Like-I'm- Fixin'-to-Die Rag
Berkeley World Music Weekend 2005 PROMO
View: Berkeley World Music 2004-2006 Festival Highlights
Performances were broadcast on Berkeley Cable Access Television
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