Kaki King

Hailed by Rolling Stone as “a genre unto herself,” guitarist and multimedia performance artist Kaki King is a true iconoclast. (Also see DATA NOT FOUND).

Meklit

Ethio-Jazz singer Meklit is a celebrated musician, composer and cultural activist, making music that sways between cultures and continents. “Get into Meklit!” -- VIBE 

Snarky Puppy

As one of the major figures in jazz, three time GRAMMY-winning Snarky Puppy has developed a signature sound, a rabid fan, and a global presence.

Fury

Combining music, ballet, and multimedia, FURY takes audiences on a theatrical journey, inspired by the blockbuster film "Mad Max - Fury Road”.

Troker

One of Mexico’s most important cultural exports of instrumental music. Noisy, chaotic, sprawling, messy, and altogether wonderful.” - All About Jazz

Mark Lettieri

Snarky Puppy's Mark Lettieri is a GRAMMY-winning guitarist. With an active presence online, he leads with hybridity, virtuosity, and major groove. "guitar wiz" Music Radar

Jojo Abot

Ghanaian artist JOJO ABOT possesses a signature sound and spirit, innovating in music and visual art styles. “akin to Björk …  unique, innovative sound." – AfroPop  

Ron Artis II

Hailing from Hawaii, and deeply influenced by blues, gospel, soul and R&B, Ron Artis II writes with deeply personal intent. His music stands out as both urgent and timeless.

Germán López

A brilliant and prolific timple player, honoring Canary folk alongside with Flamenco, West African rhythm, jazz, and a 21st century approach to performing “island music”.

Becca Stevens

Vocalist, songwriter, and guitarist Becca Stevens draws from jazz, chamber pop, indie rock, and folk. “Intimate, ruminative, jagged-edged originals” - Downbeat

Quique Escamilla

Quique Escamillia is a distinguished Mexican-Canadian musician and activist, who won a JUNO Award for World Music Album of the Year in 2017.

Halie Loren

International, award-winning Halie Loren performs jazz standards and original songs in multiple languages, influenced broadly by pop, folk, and even gospel music.