Date(s): Jan 18th, 2015
Location: George Latimer Central Library
The Tropics Steel band draws from Caribbean styles such as Calypso, Reggae, SKA, Soca, pop and others. The leader is Jahbee who has played many Caribbean styles for decades, including a stint with Shangoya, popular Reggae group from the Twin Cities.
Date(s): Feb 8th, 2015
Location: Rondo Community Outreach Library
2: 00 p.m.
West African dance and music.
Date(s): Feb 17th, 2015
Location: Arlington Hills Community Center
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Dance instruction begins at 6 p.m.
Celebrate Mardi Gras with cajun music and dance at the library! The DL Cajun Trio plays Cajun music from the prairies and bayous of SW Louisiana. Two steps, waltzes, blues with Cajun accordion, fiddle, guitar and French vocals.
Date(s): Feb 24th, 2015
Location: Highland Park Community Center
This joyful, interactive concert features traditional and contemporary Hawaiian songs and hulas on the theme of fresh water, or wai. Join the members of Lau Hawaiian Collective on this journey through the sweet, poignant, rollicking music of the Hawaiian Islands with singing, 'ukulele, hula 'ili'ili (hula with water-washed pebbles), kīkā (guitar), and kīkā kila (lap steel guitar), and stories from Hawai'i's past and present.