season announcement

“Bringing the world to San Diego is one of my favorite things,” said Jordan Peimer, ArtPower’s executive director since 2014. “I love to present different styles of American music — Appalachian, Creole and Cajun, among others. And I’m so happy to finally have international artists back. To be able to bring music from places like New Zealand, Israel and France does my globalist heart good.”

2022–23 Season
Announcement

season announcement
yamma

Israel’s leading world music ensemble, Yamma Ensemble presents original contemporary Hebrew music. Staying true to the character of the Middle East, the group performs soulful, exotic music accompanied by ancient musical instruments (kopuz, duduk, hand drums) from the region.

Yamma Ensemble

Thur | Sept. 29 at 8 pm

Global Music/Israel

yamma
kristina

After touring Wong Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest across the country for five years in over 40 live engagements, Wong’s critically acclaimed one woman show is finally captured in her first ever concert film through the dynamic direction of Michael Closson.

Wong flew over
the cuckoo’s nest

Mon | Oct. 3 at 8 pm

Special Event/USA

kristina
femina

The harmony-soaked vocals and electro-folk charisma of the Trucco sisters propels a new project by this acclaimed female powered band and carries messages of equality and empowerment.

Fémina

Fri | Oct. 7 at 8 pm

special event/argentina

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