Mokoomba and Geomungo Factory kick off Vancouver Folk Music Festival
Things are just getting started at the Vancouver Folk Music Festival, and crowds are already getting a taste of the diverse programming of the weekend, thanks to the Korean string instruments of Geomungo Factory, and the Afro-fusion sounds of Zimbabwe’s Mokoomba.
The two acts were some of the earliest performers to kick off the three-day fest this evening at Jericho Beach Park.
Below are a few photos of the performances. Stay tuned for more Straight.com coverage of the event this weekend.
The rest of the Friday evening slate includes Great Lake Swimmers, Wintersleep, and headliner Andrew Bird & the Hands of Glory.