As part of the events of the World Music Shanghai Festival, which runs in venues around the city from May 21 to May 25, is two days of live music and performance on stage in Zhongshan Park. The Gotan Project, Hanggai, Gong Linna, Amadou & Mariam, and more from around the world joining together for an eclectic showcase of ethnic sounds. Both days are from 2pm in Zhongshan Park â€“ see schedule for the line-up â€“ and tickets to each day are 280rmb, available here.
For more background on the acts, see the festival homepage. Runs from 2pm on both days.
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