Arts Midwest Tour – “Caravanserai: American Voices”

CaravanseraiTrioWithInstrumentsJuly2015January 17-February 7, 2016
Grand Forks, North Dakota;  Fergus Falls, Minnesota; & Traverse City, Michigan

Caballito Negro has been invited to join master musician Ronnie Malley on the upcoming Caravanserai: American Voices Tour, sponsored by Arts Midwest and funded by the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art.

After a third rehearsal phase in Chicago January 15-16, the trio begins a three week residency tour on January 17, ending February 6, 2016 in collaboration with Zeshan Bagewadi and three other fabulous musicians – Tyler Berg, drums; Alec Lehrman, guitar; and Garrett McGinn, bass. The musical ensembles will collaborate also as a septet, performing original and traditional global-fusion music, with Ronnie Malley performing on oud, guitar, vocals; Tessa Brinckman on flute, keyboards, vocals; and Terry Longshore on tabla, cajón, dumbek, bendir, Handsonic, and vocals.

Residencies are as follows (click on each for more info):

Grand Forks Saturday, January 23 at 7PM at Red River High School

Fergus Falls, MNSaturday, January 30 at 7:30 PM at Fergus Falls Center for the Arts Midwest

Traverse City, MISaturday, February 6 at 8:00 PM at Dennos Museum Center