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Adham Shaikh and the Outworld Orkestra at the Errington Hall

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Saturday, March 25th, 2017
8:00 PM

Adham Shaikh is a Emmy and Juno nominated world fusion composer and electronic artist with 25 years experience rocking dance floors around the globe with his unique blend of natural and electronic sounds. With releases on labels such as Interchill, Black Swan and his own imprint Sonic Turtle Records, Shaikh’s discovery covers ground from the ambient to the floor filling uptempo.


His collaborative projects DreamTree, and Outowrld Orkestra, bring together musicians of diverse talents and skills and blends them in captivating and inspiring live performances.


His World Fusion project features Ben Johnson, Shine Edgar Gemma Luna, Michael Fraser and special guests as festival and location permit. Fusing traditional instruments from around the globe with pulsing electronic beats, synthesizers, live looping and a good measure of improvisation, the show is complimented by a custom designed visuals by Onbeyond Metamedia, and contemporary folk dance performances of Slava Doval and Guests.


This is a rich audio / visual journey thru the Middle East, Tibet, Australia, Brazil, Africa, India, Russia and Balkans. Adham’s multicultural blend of electronic dance music, dub, hip hop, is seamlessly combined with samba, bhangra, dervish grooves, tribal trance, Balkan and Ukrainian world grooves.


We promise a dance floor for this all ages show. Shaikh’s work as both a live performer and a DJ has taken him to international festivals, events, and night clubs, including the Waveform Festival (UK), Samothraki Dance Festival (Greece), Dakini Nights (Tokyo), Luminate (New Zealand), The Maori Peace Festival at Parihaka (New Zealand), and Boom Festival (Portugal). He has toured extensively across Canada, with highlight performances at the Vancouver Folk Festival, Vancouver Jazz Festival, and the Shambhala Music Festival.


Website: http://adhamshaikh.com/outworldorkestra/


Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IF67HqxZu3k


General admission $20. Tickets at Cranky Dog Music, Heaven on Earth, Errington General Store and at the door. Info at www.ErringtonHall.ca

Cost: Adult: $20
Category: Concerts | Music
    Electronic | DJ
    World
Everything Else
    Community
    Ethnic | Multi-Cultural
Sports | Recreation
    Dance (Social)
Location: Errington War Memorial Hall
1390 Errington Road, Errington
This event is for Everyone
More Info: Valerie Dare
ewmhmusic@gmail.com
250-248-5106
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