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Vishtèn: Horizons

3/21/2019 at 6:00 PM

Vishtèn: Horizons features original compositions that amalgamate current and traditional musical genres. The rhythm of Vishtèn’s foot percussion and mouth music merge effortlessly with the violin, guitar, accordion, mandolin, flutes, piano, bodhrán, and jaw harp, offering an experience that demonstrates the richness of traditional sounds.

Presented in collaboration with the Embassy of Canada.


Featured Artist(s)
La Francophone

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