Catalina Maria Johnson

International radio broadcaster, bilingual cultural journalist, music curator

It was a treat to visit friends and colleagues on WBEZ- Chicago Public Media to share some favorite moments and music from Womex 2015 in Budapest. Check the sounds at the link!

 

WOMEX 2015, one the most important gathering of international music professionals (2500 delegates from 90 countries) just wrapped up. This year the event was held in Budapest. This 21st edition of WOMEX showcased more than 60 musical acts from 50 countries and was the first edition to be held in Central Eastern Europe. Our far-flung music correspondent, Catalina Maria Johnson (host and producer of Beat Latino, which airs on Vocalo) visits Worldview to share some of her favorite tunes and moments from WOMEX 2015.