Primeros nombres del WOMAD Gran Canaria-Las Palmas

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First names of the WOMAD Gran Canaria-Las Palmas

Rocío Márquez y Bronquio, Bala Desejo, Liraz, Mulatu Astatke, TootArd, Tabaiba and El Nido They are the first names on the poster WOMAD Gran Canaria-Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, which will be held between November 9 and 12.

WOMAD Gran Canaria-Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, which will be held between the November 9 and 12, has announced the first big names on its lineup. They are the singer Rocío Márquez in a duo with the musician Bronquio; Mulatu Astatke, father of Ethio-jazz in Ethiopia; Liraz, the award-winning Israeli-Persian singer; Bala Desejo, the Brazilian group representing a new musical generation in their country, the Castilian folk group El Nido, the Nakhlen brothers (Hasan and Rami) grouped in TootArd and the Spanish-Venezuelan musical group Tabaiba based in the Canary Islands.

The Canary Islands capital will once again become the epicenter of world music, an unavoidable event on the city’s calendar that brings together tens of thousands of people every year. Parallel activities and any news related to the festival, of which the first names have now been revealed, will be announced later.

In any case, you can expand the information on the festival website or in the Facebook page.

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