York University’s World Music Festival is a cross-cultural celebration spotlighting musical traditions of five continents.
Produced by Professor Sherry Johnson, this global sonic tour presents a sampling of international cultures represented in York’s world music program.
The festival packs six free concerts into two days: March 12-13
On March 12, performances take place in two locations:
- Martin Family Lounge (MFL), 219 Accolade East Building
- Tribute Communities Recital Hall (TCRH), 112 Accolade East Building
10:30 a.m. – Celtic Ensemble (MFL)
11:30 a.m. – World Music Showcase (MFL)
1:00 p.m. – Cuban Ensembles with Escola de Samba (TCRH)
3:00 p.m. – West African Drumming: Ghana (TCRH)
6:30 p.m. – Caribbean Ensemble (TCRH)
Maps and Directions