August 27 was the birthday of vocalist Cesaria Evora, the “Barefoot Diva” from Cabo Verde. We’ll hear some of her music, along with songs from other islands around the globe.
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This weekend brings the Pagdiriwang Philippine Festival at the Seattle Center — a great excuse for a show featuring music from island nations all over Earth.
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