free festival of world music
music and dance from around the world
Ipswich's annual free festival of world music brings the best in world and roots music and dance to the perfect setting of Christchurch Park.
The Martin Burley Peppery stage presents Fowokan Soul reggae roots with hard hitting funky vibes; Lokkhi Terra Bangladeshi song, Cuban rumba and township jazz grooves; Goldmaster Allstars Energetic ska, rocksteady, heavy roots and reggae; She’Koyokh Rich music from Jewish Eastern Europe Turkey & the Balkans; Grupo Lokito Fusing contemporary Congolese and Cuban music
Global Rhythm 2023 also features Caribbean culture on the Missile Sound Stage, free workshops for all ages and abilities, pop up Indian, Romanian and other dance shows, and a range of food and drink stalls – or you could bring a picnic – for a great family day out.
The full programme is at www.globalrhythm.org.uk
Meanwhile here's a reminder on video of previous years https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q842xwUyQOs