The Gateway to North America's world music market

7th edition

14
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nov '17

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Alfredo Caxaj

Alfredo Caxaj

Sunfest, Artistic Director

Canada

Since arriving in Canada in 1985 during the height of political repression in his native Guatemala, Alfredo Caxaj has truly made a difference in his adopted community of London, Ontario. Alfredo has served for more than two decades as the Executive and Artistic Director of the non-profit Sunfest-London Committee for Cross Cultural Arts Inc. Since debuting in July 1995, Sunfest (the Committee’s signature free-admission festival of music, dance, crafts and cuisine from around the globe) has grown into “Canada’s Premier Celebration of World Cultures” with an annual attendance of more than 220,000 (Voted by the Globe & Mail as one of the 100 best summer events in the country). Alfredo is also responsible for the organization and production of all year round program of activities which includes The SUNFEST World Music & Dance Series, Outreach School Programs and Art Exhibits

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