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World Music Day: Sounds of the World

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[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Join The Center as we celebrate the power of music on a global scale!

Sounds of the World is our first ever, world music festival scheduled for Saturday, August 20th!

We will explore various cultures through unique experience, powerful demonstrations and hands-on musical encounters.

Performing artists include:

  • Fourth Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra: Funk/Jazz/Jewish Klezmier
  • Emory Gamelan Ensemble: Indonesian traditional percussion
  • Alex Gordon Hi-Fi: Jazz/World music
  • Tito Gato: Latin Jazz
  • Atlanta Taiko Project: Japanese percussion

These artists will perform at The Center throughout the day and culminate in a full concert by Atlanta Taiko Project at 6 PM!

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Time Description
11:30-12:00 PM TBD
12:00-12:30 PM Word Music DJ Set
12:30-2:00 PM 4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra
2:00-2:30 PM Atlanta Taiko Project demonstration
2:30-3:00 PM World Music DJ Set
3:00-4:00 PM Tito Gato
4:00-5:00 PM Emory Gamelan Ensemble demonstration
4:00-5:00 PM Alex Gordon Hi-Fi
5:30 PM Museum galleries close
5:00-6:00 PM Emory Gamelan Ensemble performance
6:00-7:30 PM Atlanta Taiko Project performance



August 31, 2016 | 12:00 pm
September 3, 2016 | 7:00 pm

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100 Ivan Allen Jr. Blvd
Atlanta, GA United States
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