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Playlist « 100% Female Excellence »

Playlist « 100% Female Excellence »


Singer, violinist, composer Yilian Cañizares performs all over the world…and she has chosen to share with you, the CWCW listener, the music of these talented, creative women to help us navigate these un-chartered waters.  Thank you, Yilian!


What would we do without music?

It is precisely at times like these when fear and uncertainty reign, that music heals the soul. And so, I would like to share some beautiful music with you, created by exceptional women.

I hope 100% Female Excellence will bring comfort and light into your soul.

With love,


Angelique Kidjo – Agolo

Esperanza Spalding – I know you know

Ibeyi – River

Cesária Evora – Petit Pays

Elis Regina – Aguas de Marco

Silvia Perez Cruz – La Lambada (chorando se foi)

Nina Simone – Feeling Good

Meshell Ndegeocello – Nite and Day

Lido Pimienta – Eso que tu haces

Hiromi – Sepia Effect

Yilian Canizares
Yilian Canizares
You are about to meet and get to know Yilian Cañizares, a truly fascinating, unique, multi-talented violinist, vocalist and composer who makes beautiful music by artfully blending jazz, classical and her Afro-Cuban roots with her unique voice. Yilian’s songs range from the poignant to the exuberant. Her warmth, enthusiasm and honesty are palpable and….contagious. You’ll be hooked!

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