Piranha Musik will celebrate the 20th edition of WOMEX in the Galician capital from the 22nd till the 26th of October, bringing together music professionals from around the world for five days of music and networking. Daytime activities will take place in the stunning architectural complex Cidade da Cultura, while the evening programme will be spread out at various venues throughout the old town.
On Wednesday 22 October, WOMEX officially opened its 20th edition in Santiago de Compostela with an exclusive gala concert, 'Compostela - The Roots, The Way'. Delegates from all over the world were pouring into the Auditorio de Galicia in the Galician capital, with every seat snapped up fast. The special concert featured select Galician music with amazing artists from the Iberian peninsula and Canary Islands and explored the diversity of Galicia's musical influences.
We hope to see you here!
(Photo: Yannis Psathas)
Our recording artists are on tour this September and October, leaving our Piranha biting marks all over the world!
The new Piranha recording artist Balkan Clarinet Summit, who bring together local and international clarinet masters, are kicking off their tour on 1st October. After two successful previous tours, performing in Sofia, Beograd, Novi Sad, Sarajevo, Zagreb, Ankara, Istanbul, Izmir and Athina, they will now perform in cities around Germany, The Netherlands and Turkey. The story so far has been captured on a live-CD out on Piranha Musik, as well as a film by Horacio Alcala.
Robert Soko's BalkanBeats is also on the road, heading for dancefloors from Luxembourg, France, Austria, Finland, England to Japan and finally back to his local regular Berlin venue, Lido. Meanwhile the...
Finally the day of our latest release comes closer: "Jalilah's Raks Sharki - Stage Cuts" belongs world-wide to the first releases in the genre of Oriental Dance.
The best of the pioneering Jalilah's Raks Sharki oriental dance series in 16 stage cuts for a new generation of dancers and performance spaces, selected by Jalilah herself. "Jalilah's Raks Sharki - Stage Cuts" is indispensable for dancers and aficionados of Oriental Dance music. Traditional songs - edited and remastered - are presented in 16 crunchy shortened tracks, selected from six previous albums.
Distribution by !K7/Alive!
Publishing by Piranha Musik/Budde Music
Germany: 27.06.14 | International: 30.07.14 | USA: 01.07.2014 | France: 02.07.2014
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