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Location
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Alaska Native, Indigenous, Haida, Sugpiaq / Alutiiq, Lingít / Tlingit, Tsimshian, Native American
Location
Spanaway, WA
We are members of many tribes. Many are from Alaska - the Tlingit, Haida, Tsimshian, and the Aleut. Some are from Washington state. They are the Muckleshoot and Quileute tribes. We invite you to accept the gift of our dance and to listen to our songs, which were passed on through the generations of our people.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, East Asian, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Asian, Latinx, Japanese
Location
Seattle, WA
The Miho & Diego Duo has been boldly blending Latin and Japanese musical traditions since 2006. Both accomplished musicians in their own right, Miho Takekawa and Diego Coy came together after years of admiring each other’s work and discovering that their sounds could be combined to make something genuinely new and unique.
Community Focus
Central American, North American, South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx, Canadian, Mexican
Location
Vancouver, BC
Locarno is the Latin project of JUNO Award winning musician, Tom Landa. Like him, the music is equal parts Mexican and Canadian.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx, Brazilian
Location
, WA
Giordano Productions brings the best of Brazilian, Latin and other global music to the Northwest.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx, Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Brazilian born pianist Geísa Dutra is a foremost performer of Latin American and Spanish art music and a world class interpreter of master works of the solo piano and chamber music repertoire. Passionate melody in a rich variety of rhythm and style is the signature of this artist as she performs the music of European and Latin classical composers.
Community Focus
South American, Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Hispanic, Latinx
Location
Seattle, WA
Music is the universal language. We all respond to music with emotion and movement. And it is precisely because music elicits such a strong response that it is the perfect medium for bringing greater cultural and historical awareness to young audiences.
Community Focus
Culture, Immigrant/Refugee, Multicultural
Location
Tacoma, WA
The Tacoma Refugee Choir is a welcoming community of refugees, immigrants and friends who sing together to extend love, hope, and unconditional belonging.
Community Focus
Culture, Multicultural
Location
Seattle, WA
The purpose of the Seattle Folklore Society is to preserve and foster awareness and appreciation of folk and traditional arts in the Seattle area. Our non-profit folk organization, founded in 1966, has one of the largest and most stable memberships in the country. We produce folk music concerts, dances, song circles, camps, and a newsletter, the SFS Flyer. Many of our members are active concertgoers, dancers and players of the acoustic guitar, banjo, fiddle, mandolin, dulcimer, ukulele, and other folk instruments. The SFS is a member of Folk Alliance.
Community Focus
North American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Black
Location
Seattle, WA
206 Zulu is a Seattle-based community organization, established in 2004, that uses Hip Hop culture and the arts as platforms for community service, education and empowerment. Over the years, 206 Zulu’s diverse membership expanded throughout the Pacific Northwest and a wide array of programs flourished to include free and all-ages events, concerts, festivals, parades, dance competitions, workshops, classes, conferences, multimedia programs, and more.
Community Focus
North American, South American, Culture, American (US), American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Argentine
Location
Seattle, WA
Terror/Cactus is an Argentine-American producer and multicultural live band based in Seattle, WA
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Kirkland, WA
Show Brazil Productions is a family arts organization lead by co-founders Brazilian-American immigrants Eduardo and Ana Paula Mendonça with the goal of incorporate quality, experience and total commitment into every one of its projects to create more than satisfying results.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, African, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Olympia, WA
Samba Olywa is an amateur percussion and dance group dedicated to building community through the learning and sharing of Samba and other rhythms.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
Choroloco is an acoustic trio of Seattle musicians brought together by their shared love of Brazilian music. The name Choroloco reflects their enthusiasm and love for choro, a highly melodic and rhythmic form of Brazilian popular music that originated in early 1900’s Rio de Janeiro.
Community Focus
South American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Brazilian
Location
Seattle, WA
America's oldest Brazilian music ensemble
Community Focus
North American, Culture, East Asian, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), American (US), Asian, Asian American, Japanese American, Japanese
Location
Seattle, WA
Kaze Daiko has been providing Seattle area youth and their families with unique opportunities in culture, rhythm. movement, friendship, and community involvement since 2000.
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Latinx, Mexican
Location
Mount Vernon, WA
Mount Vernon School District Mariachi & Folklorico is the biggest Mariachi Program in western Washington with over 100 students. We believe that Mariachi music will live forever in our community through our performances. MV Mariachi has performed at dozens of events and festivals all over Washington State. Mount Vernon School District recently hired Director Ramon Rivera who has expanded the program to include two Folklorico Classes and four high school Mariachi Classes. We are excited to see how our program continues to expand!
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Mexican
Location
Seattle, WA
Mariachi Quinto Sol is a musical organization and traditional mariachi band spreading mariachi music and Mexican culture throughout the University of Washington and the community beyond.
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Mexican
Location
Seattle, WA
Mariachi Huenachi is nationally recognized Mariachi Music Program, That has been featured nationally on FOX , ABC, NBC, PBS, Univision, Despierta America, Latina Magazine and on the CBS Evening News.
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Mexican
Location
Seattle, WA
Since 1990, the oaxaqueño artist Fulgencio Lazo Amaya and Seattle saxophonist Bill 'Memo' Clifford have collaborated with artists, friends, and family to bring the culture and celebrations of Oaxaca, Mexico to Seattle, Washington.
Community Focus
Central American, Culture, American (North, South, Central, & Caribbean), Mexican
Location
Yakima, WA
Continuing a tradition of sharing and teaching traditional Mexican folkloric dancing throughout our community!