THE ACADIANA PROJECT South Louisiana's finest living musicians

ANI DIFRANCO Shelter In Place session

KELLI JONES & JOEL SAVOY Shelter In Place session

SAMANTHA CRAIN Shelter In Place session featuring "Joey"

KEB' MO' Shelter In Place session

BOMBINO Shelter In Place session

VALERIE JUNE Shelter In Place session

EILEN JEWELL Shelter In Place session

ALEX MARYOL acoustic Shelter In Place Session

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This month we're releasing performances from The Acadiana Project: A deep dive into the finest living musicians of rural Louisiana. Free, original, exclusive and intimate performance & interview videos. Please take a minute to check out the videos & subscribe to our Youtube channel. FALL &a...

ANN SAVOY & JANE VIDRINE – The Acadiana Project

SAM BROUSSARD – The Acadiana Project


Southwest Roots Music
Southwest Roots Music
CEDRIC WATSON is back, this time with TRYO KREYOL. They are wrapping up the ACADIANA PROJECT with an acoustic set and interview with Joel Savoy. #acadiana #creole #kreyol #cajun #zydeco
Southwest Roots Music
0:00 Accordion Two-Step2:19 Jongle à Moi4:49 Bars De La Prison7:55 Petite ou la Grosse11:25 La Valse Criminelle15:03 Midland Two-Step17:39 Oberlin Waltz20:34...


Interview: Dark Mark vs Skeleton Joe – Breaking Out Of The Basement | Beats Per Minute

Celebrating #IndigenousPeoplesDay with these great sets by U.S. Poet Laureate @JoyHarjo - @sjcrain Samantha Crain - @SOFIA_JANNOK - more - 14 performance videos by #indigenous artists @

Jesse Lége and Joel Savoy ( @jasavoy)- full set (Shelter in Place Sessions)


NOW AVAILABLE VIRTUALLY! One of our favorite outreach programs places ninth-generation Nigerian drummer Akeem Ayanniyi in schools and libraries, where he engages students in conversation about Africa and forms an ensemble with the kids using the traditional ashiko, djembe and bata drums.

For two decades, Southwest Roots Music has provided free educational outreach activities for more than 20,000 New Mexicans, from grade schoolers to seniors. Activities have included interactive demonstrations and workshops with internationally touring artists, dance lessons, film programs, sustainable cuisine events, and in-school programs. If you would like to arrange free Southwest Roots Music outreach programming in your school or community center, please contact us at

Thank You Sponsors and Supporters

Thanks for your support: Santa Fe Performance Exchange, Kitchen Sink Studio, Occasional Music and Rick & Gail Thaler, Hotel Santa Fe, Double D Productions, George Kaiser Family Foundation, New Mexico Arts (a division of the Dept. of Cultural Affairs) and the National Endowment for the Arts.