Sun, Feb 25|
Sultans of String
Celtic reels, flamenco, Gypsy-jazz, Arabic, Cuban, and South Asian rhythms, fiery violin dances with kinetic guitar, while bass and percussion lay down unstoppable grooves.
Time & Location
Feb 25, 2018, 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM
About The Event
3 time JUNO Award nominees and Billboard charting, the group celebrates musical fusion and human creativity with warmth and virtuosity. Fiery violin dances with rumba-flamenco guitar, while bass and percussion lay down unstoppable grooves. Acoustic strings meet with electronic wizardry to create layers and depth of sound, while world rhythms excite audiences to their feet with the irresistible need to dance.of String create “Energetic and exciting music from a band with talent to burn!” (Maverick Magazine, UK). Thrilling audiences with their genre-hopping passport, the group celebrates musical fusion and human creativity with warmth and virtuosity. Since forming 8 years ago, Sultans of String have hit #1 across Canada on Top 10 national radio charts, and received multiple awards and accolades, including the 3 JUNO (Canada’s Grammy) nominations, 1st place in the ISC (15,000 entries), 2 Canadian Folk Music Awards, plus invitations to perform/record with such luminaries as The Chieftains, David Bromberg, and Alex Cuba. Their brand new Christmas Caravan CD hit #6 on the BILLBOARD World Music Charts! .We saw this band perform at a Folk Alliance International conference and stalked them around the whole weekend. We aare excited to present them to Vero Beach. Dancing IS allowed AND encouraged!