The 8th Annual International Music Festival at Carver —
September 27, 2020

The 8th Annual International Music Festival at Carver

Carver Museum & Cultural Center
George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin

Saturday, Sep. 8 and Sunday, Sep. 9, 12 p.m. The 8th Annual International Music Festival, presented by Texas Museum in collaboration with the George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural, and Genealogy Center.

Saturday schedule
12:30 – 2:15 Traditional Chinese Music and Dance
2:30 – 3:15 Austin Polka Band – Music of Germany and Poland
3:30 – 4:15 Batuque Raiz Drumming and Dance of Brazil, Caribbean and Latin America
4:30 – 5:15 Atash Music of the World

Sunday schedule
12:30 – 1:15 Los Bohemios Perdidos Music of Latin America
1:30 – 2:15 Indrajit Banerjee Sitar Music of India
2:30 – 3:15 Kunitan Music of South America
3:30 – 4:15 Flying Balalaika Brothers Music of Russia, Ukraine and Balkans
4:30 – 5:15 Traditional African Music and Dance

Friday, Sep. 21, 6 p.m. Folktales’ Black Women’s Literary Society Book Club meets the third Friday of each month. The September book is “Just Mercy: A Story of Justice and Redemption” by Bryan Stevenson. “Just Mercy is at once an unforgettable account of an idealistic, gifted young lawyer’s coming of age, a moving window into the lives of those he has defended, and an inspiring argument for compassion in the pursuit of true justice.” —

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Merideth is a music writer who has covered bands from her hometown in Colorado to London to Bangkok to Shanghai and finally back to Austin. Led Zeppelin changed her life. So did Dolly Parton. You can read her music reviews at

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