Women of the World -- four vocalists from around the globe who come together in friendship and music-making -- return to the Series for a performance that celebrates the beauty in the diverse ways that people from cultures all over the world express themselves through song.
A live artist Q&A will immediately follow the performance premiere.
Program, Global Voices United:
Luigi Astore, music and Riccardo Morbelli, lyrics - Baciami Piccina
Trad. Japanese folk song - Sakura
Trad. Haitian folk song - Ayiti Chérie
Taufiq Qureshi & Shankar Mahadevan, music/lyrics - Rhydhun
Trad. Bulgarian folk songs - Kaval / Svatba
African American spirituals - Down in the River to Pray and Joshua Fit The Battle of Jericho
Nanni Svampa, music/lyrics (arr. Lamberto Pietropoli) - L’Uva Fogarina
Trad. Afro Cuban Yoruba folk song - Canto a Elleggua
Program order subject to change
The streaming concert takes place from Futura Productions in Roslindale. This concert is produced using studio-quality production elements such as HD cameras, multiple viewing angles, and lighting in the partner venues.