Coco Trupé

A samba de coco band from Arcoverde, a small city in the northeastern Brazilian state of Pernambuco...

Maracatu De Baque Solto Estrela De Ouro

Stunning Afro-indigenous procession from Condado, a village in the northeastern state of Pernambuco.





A virtuoso of the Sihu, a bowed string instrument played in various musical traditions of Inner Mongolia, China.




Bassam & Hassane

By day, these are two young entrepreneurs living in Beirut.  By night, they are conservatory-trained musicians.



Innov Gnawa


A young musical collective dedicated to exploring Morocco’s venerable gnawa music tradition in the heart of NYC...

    Mourad Belouadi   

We called him "Magic Fingers" because everything he touched instantly turned into beautiful music.