Features May 24, 2018
Images From Cape Verde

Cape Verde is not only a home of beautiful music, but just plain beauty! Producers Banning Eyre and Sebastian Bouknight spent time there in 2018, researching the program "Cape Verde Sounds: Heard and Unheard." 

Here are some of their choice images.

Fatou Diakite, live in Praia. (BE)
Fatou Diakite, live in Praia. (BE)
Fatou Diakite at soundcheck (BE)
Fatou Diakite at soundcheck (BE)
Lucibela, live in Lisbon. OK, not all these shots come from the islands! (SB)
Lucibela, live in Lisbon. OK, not all these shots come from the islands! (SB)
Lucibela. If you haven't heard her yet, don't miss it! (SB)
Lucibela. If you haven't heard her yet, don't miss it! (SB)
Jenifer Solidade in Central Park, 2015 (BE)
Jenifer Solidade in Central Park, 2015 (BE)
Nancy Vieira, also Central Park, 2015 (BE)
Nancy Vieira, also Central Park, 2015 (BE)
Jenifer and Nancy together. This was a tribute to Cesaria Evora (BE)
Jenifer and Nancy together. This was a tribute to Cesaria Evora (BE)
Yes, Cesaria, whose image is EVERYWHERE in Cape Verde. (BE)
Yes, Cesaria, whose image is EVERYWHERE in Cape Verde. (BE)
From a museum exhibit on Cesaria in Mindelo (BE)
From a museum exhibit on Cesaria in Mindelo (BE)
Djam Neguin, cutting a new path in Cape Verdean pop.
Djam Neguin, cutting a new path in Cape Verdean pop.
Producer and bassist Wilson Silva in Cidade Velha, Cape Verde (SB)
Producer and bassist Wilson Silva in Cidade Velha, Cape Verde (SB)
Artist Hailuu Netsiyanwa in Cidade Velha, Cape Verde (SB)
Artist Hailuu Netsiyanwa in Cidade Velha, Cape Verde (SB)
Instrument-building studio of the late Mestre Baptista in Mindelo. The Baptista family includes many great musicians, among them Cesaria's musical director, Bau, and the current proprietor of the workshop, Luis Baptista. (BE)
Instrument-building studio of the late Mestre Baptista in Mindelo. The Baptista family includes many great musicians, among them Cesaria's musical director, Bau, and the current proprietor of the workshop, Luis Baptista. (BE)
Luis Baptista (BE)
Luis Baptista (BE)
Luis Baptista (BE)
Luis Baptista (BE)
Dancing couple. Praia (BE)
Dancing couple. Praia (BE)
Mindelo club (BE)
Mindelo club (BE)
Mindelo concert ad (BE)
Mindelo concert ad (BE)
Maya Neves, award-winning high schooler vocalist, in English!
Maya Neves, award-winning high schooler vocalist, in English!
(SB)
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Mindelo (BE)
Mindelo (BE)
Mindelo wall sculpture (BE)
Mindelo wall sculpture (BE)
Mindelo (BE)
Mindelo (BE)
Luis Baptista's work (BE)
Luis Baptista's work (BE)
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