The Orion

Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

Shoji+Kameda+throat+sings%2C+Masato+Baba+hits+the+taiko+and+Eien+Hunter+plays+the+drums+in+On+Ensemble.+The+group+entertained+Chico+residents+at+the+21st+annual+Chico+World+Music+Festival.+Photo+credit%3A+John+Domogma
Shoji Kameda throat sings, Masato Baba hits the taiko and Eien Hunter plays the drums in On Ensemble. The group entertained Chico residents at the 21st annual Chico World Music Festival. Photo credit: John Domogma

Shoji Kameda throat sings, Masato Baba hits the taiko and Eien Hunter plays the drums in On Ensemble. The group entertained Chico residents at the 21st annual Chico World Music Festival. Photo credit: John Domogma

Shoji Kameda throat sings, Masato Baba hits the taiko and Eien Hunter plays the drums in On Ensemble. The group entertained Chico residents at the 21st annual Chico World Music Festival. Photo credit: John Domogma

Hang on for a minute...we're trying to find some more stories you might like.


Email This Story






[metaslider id=34584]

Photographs courtesy of John Domogma

Chico Performances’ 21st annual Chico World Music Festival brought artists from across the globe together for one epic multicultural event.

 

 

Festival Facts

  • The event is 21 years old and was originally held in Bidwell Park. It moved to the lawns and stages of Chico State 17 years ago.
  • The event uses 4 stages to keep continuous performances flowing.
  • There are about 13 to 14 acts per year — four to six main performances and eight to 10 children’s performances.
  • The festival often features local acts, such as this year’s local act Mossy Creek Band.

Jake Hutchison can be reached at [email protected] or @poserpunk on Twitter.

Print Friendly, PDF & Email

Leave a Comment

If you want a picture to show with your comment, go get a gravatar.




Navigate Right
Navigate Left
  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Sliding Showcase

    Jazz Jam entertains listeners, invites all musicians

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    Artist of the Week: Chase Avalos works to refine sound, reach wider audience

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    On This Day – “Paranoid” makes Black Sabbath a metal icon

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Sliding Showcase

    Circus Vargas makes another appearance in Chico

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    ‘The Predator’ gets it all wrong

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    Art festival looks to be new Chico tradition

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    ‘Forsaken’ makes ‘Destiny 2’ the game it should be

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Sliding Showcase

    ‘Bojack Horseman’ stands at top of Netflix pile

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Featured Articles List

    Playlist- 14 iconic ’80s songs from John Hughes’ teen films

  • Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances

    A&E Sliding Showcase

    On This Day: The Kinks’ “Something Else By The Kinks” released in 1967

X
The student news site of California State University, Chico
Chico World Music Festival delivers stellar performances