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The 17th Annual World Music Festival Chicago will take place Friday, September 11 – Tuesday, September 22, 2015 and is presented by the City of Chicago and produced by the Chicago Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events. This city-wide, multi-venue, eleven-day festival has attracted over 650,000 concertgoers and has presented more than 650 artists and ensembles from over 80 countries since it began in 1999.
This year's performers include Red Baraat (pictured), Ester Rada, Dos Santos Anti-Beat Orquests, Orlando Julius and more.
Performances include Red Baraat, La Santa Cecilia, Mahmoud Ahmed and Aziz Sahmaoui & University of Gnawa.
An Indian tradition, all-night classical concerts from 8pm-8am.
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Highlights of the 2015 World Music Festival Chicago.
Performances will take place at the historic Chicago Cultural Center Sept. 14, 15, 17, 18, 20 & 22.
Learn about the diverse lineup of performers appearing at the 2015 World Music Festival.
Media credential requests to cover the 2015 Chicago World Music Festival must be must be submitted by 5pm on Friday, September 4 for consideration.