Passport to Worlds of Music Spring Series 2018

The Center for World Music presents an informal concert series of classical and folk music traditions that will introduce you to the sounds, aesthetics, and cultural significance of the music of select regions from around the world.

$20

From Ireland to San Diego

Kalabash School of Music and the Arts 5725 La Jolla Boulevard , La Jolla, CA

A noted singer, dancer, and bodhrán (Irish drum) player, Máirtín de Cógáin has gathered a group of the finest Irish-American musicians around him. Together, this group brings the story of de Cógáin's native Cork to an appreciative international following.

$20

Raga, Roots & Re-imaginings

An evening of reimagined music featuring Hindustani harpist, singer, and bansuri flutist Sheela Bringi, with longtime collaborator Clinton Patterson, tabla artist Miles Shrewsbery, and bassist Brent Kuecker

$20

Singing the Ancient Memories of Finland

Kalabash School of Music and the Arts 5725 La Jolla Boulevard , La Jolla, CA

Merja Soria, a native of Finland, performs the touching music of her Finnish heritage. She combines kantele (Finnish folk zither) and the ethereal sounds of the voice to sing the haunting songs of Suomi (Finland).

$20

Classical and Folk Music of Iran

Kalabash School of Music and the Arts 5725 La Jolla Boulevard , La Jolla, CA

Dornob is a collective of musicians – now spanning two generations – who've been playing Iranian music in San Diego since 1984. The Dornob Trio will give you a delicious sampling of the classical and folk music of Iran and the Iranian diaspora.

$20