08/24-27 | 14 th Annual Chicago Turkish Festival FREE


Enjoy various regions of Turkey together with the participants from Turkey and Turkish-Americans living in culturally diverse community of Chicago. Guests will be able to browse through and buy Turkish products, souvenirs, art and handicrafts, find travel information, participate in activities for children, view many authentic demonstrations and performances, sample Turkish cuisine, and much more……

07/23 | Legends Concert & Bantu Fest at Kleo Center | FREE


The Legends Concert and Bantu Fest is a one of a kind event that promotes cultural exchange and connection among nations. The event is designed to educate people of all nations on countries featured, through their music, food, culture, history, entertainment and more. The event features bands and local artists performing Legends’ famous hits from…

08/18 | Elephant Revival + Mandolin Orange|Millennium Park Summer Music Series FREE | 06/09-08/18


08/18 Elephant Revival + Mandolin Orange |                                                                                                               Elephant Revival are a quintet from Colorado whose sound encompasses elements of gypsy, rock, Celtic, alt-country and folk. Mandolin Orange is an Americana folk duo from Chapel Hill, North Carolina whose music has received critical acclaim from NPR, American Songwriter others. The 2016 Millennium Park Summer Music Series…

Spotlight 04/06-04/10


This week 18+ events to travel around the world with music of Mali, Mexico, Turkey, Africa, Jamaica, Brazil, India, Cuba, Films festivals from Asia, Latin America, Bosnia-Herzegovinia, Japan, France, Dance from India and Spain, Cultural festival of Poland and a Play about being Muslim in America.  Happy Weekend everyone, enjoy ! Wednesday 04/06 The Only…

04/03 | Haiti: Music of Life, Loss, and Hope FREE


Haiti: Music of Life, Loss, and Hope features old and new string quartets by Haitian composers that combine Haitian and European musical elements. It includes Jean “Rudy” Perrault’s powerful “Exodus” String Quartet, which is dedicated to refugees around the world. It tells the gripping, pained story of a Haitian refugee, ending with the hope that…

03/23| Bandini-Chiacchiaretta Duo at World Music Wednesday FREE


Giampaolo Bandini – Cesare Chiacchiaretta Duo, guitar and bandoneon, formed in 2002 pursuing the clear aim to propose Argentine music through the charm and magic of its most representative instruments. The duo immediately became an important point of reference in the international concert circuit thanks to their great communicativeness joined to an extraordinary charisma. Invited…

02/24 | Noura Mint Seymali (Mauritanian music) at World Music Wednesday FREE


Noura Mint Seymali with special guest Senegalese Drum Master Mamadou Tama with Spanish Guitar Duo and flamenco dance. Part of the Noura Mint Seymali Visiting Artist Residency “Seymali and her group are impeccable, a riot of traditional Mauritanian music and psychedelic rock, full of pulsing off-rhythms and gutsy, fluid vocals, and nimble, phaser-heavy swords from…