Turkwaz presenting some new repertoire as well as some favourites from our debut CD “Nazar” at The Burdock.
Turkwaz performing music for MabelleArts Iftar Nights every Thursday evening during Ramadan 2018, leading the parade until the sunset call to prayer, and again singing around the campfire following the meal.
Turkwaz will be performing with our guests from our 2017 Juno nominated CD “Nazar” at the Aga Khan Museum. We look forward to collaborating again with Ernie Tollar (winds), Demetri Petsalakis (oud, lyra), Andrew Downing (cello) and Naghmeh Farahmand (percussion).
Soirée d’ouverture – Opening Night
Doors open at 8:30pm
Come join us for a great showcase of culturally diverse music, beginning with Turkwaz at 9pm. We will be followed by Leyla McCalla, Quantum Tango, Kaia Kater and Nive & the Deer Children.
Tickets are $23.50.
La soirée est une célébration de l’énergie féminine et des genre non-binaire, avec 5 groupes avec des femmes et personnes à deux esprits venant d’à travers la planète, incluant un groupe autochtone venant d’une des plus grosses îles au monde : le Groenland (Nive & The Deer Children).
Join us for an evening of music and dancing!
The wonderful Terri Taggart will lead an informal lesson of Greek and Macedonian dances, accompanied by Zephyr (Brenna MacCrimmon, Demetri Petsalakis, Jaash Singh).
Turkwaz will close the night with a set, beginning at 8:45 pm.
6 pm Doors open / 7 pm Dancing to live music / 7:45 pm Zephyr set / 8:45 pm Turkwaz set
Turkwaz appeared in a triple bill with GROOZ and Sandcatchers at the launch of Polyphonic Ground. This concert was co-presented by Ashkenaz Festival and Small World Music.
Turkwaz appeared as part of Diasporic Genius’ Thorncliffe Park festival “21st Century Village”.
Mill Race Festival
Calgary Folk Music Festival