Natu Camara

If you merged Miriam Makeba with Nina Simone, added a dose of Tracy Chapman, and sprinkled in some Tina Turner, you might begin to explain Natu Camara. A native of Guinea, this vibrant singer with a passion for social justice mixes West African soul, rock, and pop music to build intercultural bridges that bring people […]

Amjad Ali Khan
& Sharon Isbin

Caramoor welcomes renowned master of the Indian sarod Maestro Amjad Ali Khan and his sons Ayaan Ali Bangash and Amaan Ali Bangash, along with American classical guitarist Sharon Isbin, who has been hailed as “the pre-eminent guitarist of our time” (Boston Magazine). Together they bring Strings for Peace to Caramoor in the spirit of sharing […]

Concert on the Lawn

Ljova and the Kontraband

Drawing influences from seemingly every type of music — Western classical, klezmer, tango, jazz, and Gypsy music — Ljova and the Kontraband defy musical boundaries. The musicians of this ensemble […]

Concert on the Lawn

Nathan & The Zydeco
Cha Chas

Nathan Williams is a champion of zydeco, a fast and furious accordion-driven dance music of the Creole people of South Louisiana, a relatively modern style that emerged after the Second […]

Concert on the Lawn

Flor de Toloache

The women of Flor de Toloache fuse together influences from across genres and cultures to produce a unique and powerful take on traditional Mariachi music. “They don’t just sing; they […]