WBEZ | Music Without Borders http://www.wbez.org/tags/music-without-borders Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Global Notes: Music Without Borders promises another eclectic lineup http://www.wbez.org/content/global-notes-music-without-borders-promises-another-eclectic-lineup <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/photo/2011-April/2011-04-13/GNmartinezII.jpg" alt="" /><p><p style="text-align: center;"><img alt="" class="caption" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/segment/insert-image/2011-April/2011-04-13/GNmartinezII.jpg" title="Honduran musician Aurelio Martinez kicks off the Music Without Borders concert series in Millennium Park. " height="263" width="400"></p><p>In honor of Chicago’s rising temperatures, the <a href="http://www.wbez.org/globalnotes" target="_blank"><em>Global Notes</em></a> crew previews the free concert series <a href="http://www.chicagofestivals.net/music-without-borders" target="_blank">Music Without Borders</a> in Millennium Park. The 2011 lineup features nine acts from five continents and kicks off on June 9 with Hanggai and Aurelio Martinez.</p><p><strong>Track List:</strong></p><ol><li>Aurelio Martinez – Ineweyu</li><li>Balojo – Genèse 89</li><li>Susheela Raman – Vel Undu</li><li>Etran Fomatawa – Diam Walla</li></ol><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, June 9 at 6:30pm</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.myspace.com/hanggaiband" target="_blank">Hanggai</a> + <a href="http://www.myspace.com/aureliomartinez" target="_blank">Aurelio Martinez</a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, June 16 at 6:30pm</span></strong></p><p><strong>Dandana: A Celebration of Muslim Voices featuring <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hakim_%28Egyptian_singer%29" target="_blank">Hakim</a> + <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alim_Qasimov" target="_blank">Alim Qasimov Ensemble</a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, June 23 at&nbsp; 6:30pm</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Richard_Auguste_Morse" target="_blank">RAM</a> + <a href="http://www.myspace.com/sextetotabala" target="_blank">Sexteto Tabala</a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, June 30 at&nbsp; 6:30p</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.diogonogueira.com.br/" target="_blank">Diogo Nogueira</a> + <a href="http://www.freshlyground.com/" target="_blank">Freshlyground</a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, July 7 at&nbsp; 6:30p</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.myspace.com/caravanpalace" target="_blank">Caravan Palace</a> + <a href="http://www.baloji.com/" target="_blank">Baloji </a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, July 14 at 6:30pm</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.myspace.com/sierramaestra" target="_blank">Sierra Maestra</a> + <a href="http://www.myspace.com/susheela.raman" target="_blank">Susheela Raman</a></strong></p><p><strong><span style="text-decoration: underline;">Thursday, July 21 at 6:30pm</span></strong></p><p><strong><a href="http://www.yemenblues.com/" target="_blank">Yemen Blues</a> + <a href="http://www.etranfinatawa.com/" target="_blank">Etran Finatawa</a></strong></p></p> Wed, 13 Apr 2011 17:20:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/content/global-notes-music-without-borders-promises-another-eclectic-lineup