The Center for Civil and Human Rights is hosting WORLD MUSIC DAY on August 20, 2016! This family friendly event will expose kids and adults alike to new music and cultures from around the world. Admission grants visitors access to our museum galleries and music performances throughout the day.
Members of the Center for Civil and Human Rights receive a 15% discount on tickets! Click here to become a member today.
Performing artists include:
- Fourth Ward Afro-Klezmer Orchestra: Funk/Jazz/Jewish Klezmier
- Emory Gamelan Ensemble: Indonesian traditional percussion
- Alex Gordon Hi-Fi: Jazz/World music
- Tito Gato: Latin Jazz
- Atlanta Taiko Project: Japanese percussion
These artists will perform at The Center throughout the day and culminate in a full concert by Atlanta Taiko Project at 6 PM!
Tentative Schedule of the Day:
- 11:30-12:00 PM: TBD
- 12:00-12:30 PM: Word Music DJ Set
- 12:30-2:00 PM: 4th Ward Afro Klezmer Orchestra
- 2:00-2:30 PM: Atlanta Taiko Project demonstration
- 2:30-3:00 PM: World Music DJ Set
- 3:00-4:00 PM: Tito Gato
- 4:00-5:00 PM: Emory Gamelan Ensemble demonstration
- 4:00-5:00 PM: Alex Gordon Hi-Fi
- 5:30 PM: Museum galleries close
- 5:00-6:00 PM: Emory Gamelan Ensemble performance
- 6:00-7:30 PM: Atlanta Taiko Project performance