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¡Globalquerque!
September 23, 2006 - September 24, 2006
National Historic Cultural Center
Albuquerque

¡Globalquerque! - New Mexico's 2nd Annual Celebration of World Music and Culture, expands this year with an ambitious weeklong schedule of events spanning the entire state, culminating in a three-stage, two-day festival on Saturday and Sunday, September 23-34, 2006 at the National Hispanic Cultural Center (NHCC) in Albuquerque.

The weeklong celebration and festival, with educational workshops, community outreach events, foreign films, a global village and the best in world music, is both a destination event for tourists and a major entertainment and community activity for residents of the city, state and region. The Albuquerque Convention and Visitor's Bureau (ACVB) has designated ¡Globalquerque! one of only a handful of 2006 Tier 1 Events, and the festival is also a featured City of Albuquerque Tricentennial event.

To date, the festival has confirmed appearances by:

Kiran Ahluwalia (India)

Charanga Cakewalk (Texas/Mexico)

Chirgilchin (Tuva)

Gjallarhorn (Finland)

Les Yeux Noirs (Gypsy/France)

Aurelio Martinez (Belize)

Oliver Mtukudzi (Zimbabwe)

Nosotros (Albuquerque/Santa Fe)

Prince Diabaté (Guinea, West Africa)

Red Stick Ramblers (Louisiana)

Shooglenifty (Scotland)

Slonovski Bal (former Yugoslavia)

Son de la Frontera (Spain)

Trio Jalapeño de Antonia Apodaca (northern New Mexico)

and more to come!

¡Globalquerque! 2006 will feature a variety of official and affiliated events, including:

3 stages of music over two nights

A Global Village containing food and crafts from around the world (open all day)

Free daytime programming for families and adults, including workshops on music and folklore, crafts and live performances

International films and videos

Concerts around New Mexico

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