Césaria évora

Saturday / June 23, 2007 / 8:00 p.m.
Berklee Performance Center
136 Massachusetts Avenue
United States

Widely considered Cape Verde's finest and most popular female vocalist, Césaria évora recreates the dreamy atmosphere of her native island home with a luscious blend of intoxicating vocals and compelling lyrics. She is known as the queen of morna, the island's sweet, soulful version of the blues, which fuses West African rhythms and European sensibilities with Caribbean and Brazilian influences. Presented by World Music. Tickets: $50, $40, $30, reserved seating.