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World City Music Village 2014
Dates: 05th July 2014 - 06th July 2014
Times: Doors 1:30pm, the Mahogany Bar will be open from 1pm on both Saturday and Sunday
Prices: Free (registration recommended)
N/B: Tickets are handled by Cultural Co-Operation. If the event is fully booked, there may still be returns on the door

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Presented by Cultural Co-operation

Steal away from the sunshine and dance the day away at Music Village’s indoor festival hosted by
DJ Ritu



Join Cultural Co-operation for the 26th Music Village festival: World City Music Village 2014 (Wednesday 25th June – Sunday 6th July). This 12 day celebration of cosmopolitan London at its creative best features over 40, free admission, world cultural performances in the capital.

Wilton's will be hosting Music Village’s inaugural indoor festival and the Festival Finale, hosted by DJ Ritu. Register for tickets via the link above or watch from wherever you are, through Music Village festival’s first ever live-stream, available from artstreamingtv.com.

The Line Up


DJ Ritu A key figure in the UK club scene for over 20 years, specializing in the sounds of the world


Saturday 5th July

Afternoon

2pm: Silk String Quartet
Magical journeys on Chinese instruments led by Cheng Yu

3:15pm: Naghmeh Ensemble
Intense, stirring sounds from Ancient Persia

4:30pm: Nogabe
Charismatic Malagasy melodies fuse with Ghanaian-Iranian percussion

Evening

5:45pm: Olcay Bayir
Honey-toned singer/songwriter of rich Anatolian musical tradition

7pm: Lokkhi Terra
Infectious, genre-defying Bengali-Cuban rhythms


Sunday 6th July
(Live Steamed Event)

Afternoon

2pm: Maya Youssef
Lightning-fingered qanun virtuosity

3:13pm: Perunika Trio
Hauntingly beautiful harmonies from Bulgaria

4:30pm: Namvula
Soulful Zambian songs and hip-wiggling rhythms

Evening

5:45pm: Kasaï Masaï
Body-shaking soukous from dedicated Congolese groovers

6:30pm: Family Atlantica
Carnivalesque Latin and African beats from Atlantic superstars


The whole festival will showcase over 100 London-based performers from Africa; Afghanistan; Brazil; the Balkans; Bangladesh; Colombia; Italy; Greece; Persia; the Middle East; Peru; Somalia; Syria; Venezuela… and many more. Their joyfully diverse performances testify to the importance of creativity in generating intercultural dialogue, understanding and peace.


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