New World Music Gumbo

New World Connections

 The music of the Americas is a rich stew mixed from African rhythms and European melody and harmony.  This program demonstrates how musical elements from different sources and peoples have blended together to form a new world musical language. Students will hear the common elements uniting music of Brazil, Argentina, Cuba, and the United States with Africa and Europe.


To schedule this program please contact us at 816-531-4022 or by email at


Grade Levels: 3,4,5,6,7,8

Fees: $557 single, $838 double / The break between performances must not exceed 90 minutes to receive the reduced rate. Title 1 Schools may qualify for funding assistance.

Maximum Audience Size: 250

Availability: Monday & Tuesdays

Program Length: 45 minutes

Requirements: Four chairs and four music stands. Teachers must be present at all times during performance.

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