What you need to know about this programme:
• A true definition of World Music, Sultans of String bring Spanish flamenco, Cuban rhythms, East Coast Celtic, and Gypsy jazz to the stage in a celebration of musical fusion.
• Fiery violin dances with flamenco guitar while bass lays down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic mastery meets a symphony of sound, deepened by world rhythms.
• In 2017, their album Subcontinental Drift hit number 15 on the American Billboard World Music Charts.
• Sultans of String are three-time Canadian Folk Music Award winners and three-time Juno nominees.
• Canadian conductor Martin MacDonald has won both the Heinz Unger and Jean-Marie Beaudet awards.
MARTIN MACDONALD, guest conductor
SULTANS OF STRING, band