Sultans of String
Sultans of String, Ontario
Friday, April 8, 2016 at 10:00 am
Juno Award nominees and Canadian Folk Music Award winners Sultans of String thrill audiences with their global tapestry of Spanish flamenco, Arabic folk, Cuban rhythms, and French gypsy-jazz. This Canadian string super-group blends fiery violin with rumba-flamenco guitar while a funk bass lays down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic strings meet with electronic wizardry to create layers and depth of sound, while world rhythms excite audiences to their feet with the irresistible need to dance!
- Elements of music: form, texture and dynamics
- Cross-cultural influences on musical interpretation
- Use of musical instruments in various cultures
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