The Kate Pass Kohesia Ensemble combines the sounds of Persian flute (ney), percussion (daf) and oud with jazz instruments for a truly unique listening experience. With unusual time structures, microtones and soaring solo sections, this performance is not to be missed.
If you haven’t heard of Gallie until now you’re in for a real musical awakening. If you like artists like Billy Bragg, Tom Waits, John Martyn or Wilco, then you’ll love his shows. The stories are sometimes comical, sometimes tragic but the delivery is always from the heart.
Aminah Hughes, internationally recognised songwriter and singer of acoustic folk, Irish trad, Americana, Appalachian, roots and blues, teams up with the Tom O’Halloran trio to present a beautiful and intoxicating fusion of folk, roots and jazz.
Nominees for the 2017 WAM World Music Award, the Praashekh Quartet led by the dazzling Indian sarod virtuoso, Praashekh Borkar, pushes the edges of the Indian raga tradition into new and vibrant improvisational spheres. Join this stellar lineup of world musicians as they again light up Fairbridge stages.
Via Pangée is a Québec traditional music duo formed by Louis Thibault and Philippe Girard. Two highly skilled instrumentalists offer a real time cultural exchange drawing inspiration from a diversity of genre yet always honoring the heritage and cultural roots of Québec’s music.