Launching Horizons Festival 2021, HOME and CAN invite you to celebrate the enduring power of creativity and the incredible international artists who have made Manchester their home.
Saturday 12 June – The Bruntwood Stage
13:00 Poetry from Mandla Rae and Nikki Mailer
13:15 Gemima Band
13:45 DJ Jomo
14:30 Bayan Ensemble
15:00 DJ Jomo
16:40 Luma Trio
17:20 DJ Jomo
18:00 Britannia Rumba
18:40 DJ Jomo
A fabulous line up of international music and spoken word from some of Manchester’s newest artists and communities. With sounds from the Asian, African and Latin American diaspora; a heady mix of Cumbia, Soca, Merengue, Andean music, Son, Joropo, Chacarera, sounds from Palestine and the Mediterranean, Persian percussion, Congolese Rumba, Mutuasi and Jazz. Plus DJ sets, spoken word and short calls to action, to inspire and make you think.
Join us for a day of celebration, connection and solidarity!