Thursday, July 4
6 – 8 p.m.
Lamajamal's sound is a unique blend of Balkan, Gypsy, Arabic, and North African dance music. Their exciting live performances feature Middle Eastern vocals, serpentine clarinet melodies, exotic instruments, and infectious dance beats.
Erika Ochoa is a contemporary artist of Middle Eastern dance, specializing in Egyptian-style dance. She has been dancing professionally in the Chicago area for the past 15 years. She teaches weekly at the Old Town School of Folk Music and at her own studio called Pineapple Dance Studio in Forest Park, Illinois.