We are touring the following artists in 2004/05:
MORY KANTE (www.morykante.com)
“The king of world music” Nice Matin (F) June 2002
Accompanied by the unique harmonies of his female backing vocalists and leading an assembly of African musicians, many among them virtuosos, MORY KANTE sings and masterfully plays his kora!
New acoustic-traditional show & his standard show! / based in Paris (F) / Available all year
GOLDEN GATE QUARTET (*) (www.the-golden-gate-quartet.com)
“There exist many quartets in the world, but only one sounds like the Golden Gate Quartet!” Jazzman (F) / January 2004
The legendary American gospel-jazz group that moved to Europe in the 1950’s and never went back. Thanks to Clyde Wright (2nd tenor) who came with them in the 50’s and Paul Brembly who has toured with them for over 30 years the Golden Gate Quartet are still going strong today - a real class act for any event!!
On stage: 4 male vocalist, 3 musicians (piano, bass & drums)
70th Anniversary tour / based in Paris (F) / Available for Europe all year
(*) not booking France or Spain
EMMIT POWELL GOSPEL ELITES “A Tribute to MAHALIA JACKSON” (www.epgospelelites.com)
“Even the saints will dance….!” Il Messagero (I)
The show is a special tribute to MAHALIA JACKSON and will include many of the songs made famous by her and know by everyone such as: In The Upper Room, Move On Up A Little Higher, How I Got Over, How Did I get Under, Didn’t It Rain and many more. This is a gospel show in the true authentic and traditional style so appreciated by audiences all over Europe!
On stage: 6 vocalists, 4 musicians (piano, organ, bass & drums)
Available November & December 2004 & 2005
Contact me for more information on any of these artists or visit the web sites listed for tour information, etc..
Juan R. Yriart
International Stage Productions, Inc. (est.1988)
P.O. Box 8001
McLean, VA 22106-8001 (USA)
Telephone & Fax: (USA) +1 703 995 4546
Fax: (Europe) +33 1 53 01 38 53 (e-linked to US office)