Music and Entertainment

Menwar

Menwar: the Mauritian Griot

Meeting Menwar at his home in Pointe aux Sables, a residential area west of the Mauritian capital (Port Louis), is always a priceless moment in time. Tall, thin, impressive, but also very soft spoken and extrem...
Menwar

Menwar: le griot de l’Ile Maurice

Maurice, est toujours un moment exceptionnel. Grand, élancé, impressionnant, mais d’une douceur et d’une gentillesse confondantes, ce chanteur légendaire de la scène musicale mauricienne, inspire au partage, au...
African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean

African Slavery in Latin America and the Caribbean

Herbert S. Klein (Author), Ben Vinson III (Contributor) Paperback, 2007, 312 pages Publisher: Oxford University Press, U.S. ISBN-10: 0195189426This is an original survey of the economic and social histor...
Stephanie Trick Paolo Alderighi

Stephanie Trick and Paolo Alderighi return to the UK

After opening the EFG London Jazz Festival to sensational acclaim in 2016, they returned in 2017 to star in the Steinway two-pianos festival with UK audiences clamouring for more of the stylish variety, collect...
Xavier Lewis

Xavier Lewis – The Antidote to R&B

Xavier Lewis has become the focus of the up-and-coming R&B world in the last few years having appeared on the Steve Harvey Morning Show, America’s Got Talent and touring across Europe. This soulful approach...
Am I Small? Eske mwen piti?

Am I Small? Eske mwen piti?

Philipp Winterberg and Nadja Wichmann Paperback, 2014, 26 pages Country: Haiti Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; Bilingual edition (February 12, 2014) ISBN-10: 1495916413“Am I smal...
Flow TribE

Flow TribE – At Capacity

This brilliantly funky and upbeat live album is brimming with full-of-punch horns and grooving guitar licks that make it absolutely no wonder it was a sell-out show.Recorded at Tipitina’s in New Orleans in ...
Emeline

Emeline Michel – “The stage is sacred for me”

For Haitian singer Emeline Michel, music is a place for personal and collective expression.From her gospel singing schoolgirl roots to her contemporary blend of Haitian rhythms of compas and rara with jazz,...
Book Cendrillon

Cendrillon: a Creole Cinderella

Robert D. San Souci Hardback, 40 pages Age Range: 7 - 10 years Publisher: Atheneum Books for Young Readers; Library Binding edition (1 Sept. 1998) ISBN-10: 068980668XYou may think you already know this ...