Worlds Collide invites the audience to move their bodies to the new sounds of Western Sydney. A fusion of contemporary Australian music that brings together African rhythms, Uyghur song cycles with Funk beats and soaring vocals and hip hop rhymes. This performance is designed to take the listener on a journey into the new sound of multicultural Australia.
Worlds Collide fuses and features:
- Hip hop rhymes of Mt Druitt’s Esky the Emcee
- Soaring vocals of Uyghur Bard Shohrat Tursun and Blue Mary’s Maria Mitar
- African Chant and percussion of Karifi’s Yaw Derkyi
-Thumping bass of Jonathan Nanlohy
- All under the direction of music producer and composer Richard Petkovic (Cultural Arts Collective)