Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival http://wwno.org en Congo Square Fest Call For Artists http://wwno.org/post/congo-square-fest-call-artists <p><span style="color: rgb(102, 102, 102); font-family: 'Times New Roman', Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22.5px;">The New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Foundation is taking online applications from artists and crafters for the arts market at the upcoming&nbsp;</span>Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival, which takes place March 23-24 in Armstrong Park. The deadline to apply is Feb. 1.</p> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 16:23:53 +0000 WWNO Staff 24405 at http://wwno.org Mental Health Care in Schools; Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival http://wwno.org/post/mental-health-care-schools-congo-square-new-world-rhythms-festival <p>In this week&#39;s complete episode we&#39;ll visit a school in the Recovery School District, profile the conductor of the LPO, and chat about a festival uniting the African and Latin cultural influences of New Orleans.</p> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 17:04:36 +0000 WWNO Staff 7550 at http://wwno.org Congo Square New World Rythms Festival http://wwno.org/post/congo-square-new-world-rythms-festival <p>From the Congo to Cuba, from Brazil to Basin Street and New Orleans &quot;bounce,&quot; the universal drum will beat in Armstrong Park on March 24 and 25, when the New Orleans Jazz &amp; Heritage Foundation presents the fifth annual Congo Square New World Rhythms Festival. WWNO&#39;s Paul&nbsp;Maassen spoke&nbsp;with Scott Aiges&nbsp;of the NOJ&amp;HF&nbsp;about the festival.</p><p> Fri, 23 Mar 2012 14:13:59 +0000 Paul Maassen 7533 at http://wwno.org