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MAMADOU DIABATE & PERCUSSION MANIA

November 4 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

| $20

Mamadou Diabate is an  balafon master and composer born in Burkina Faso. He comes from a traditional “Jeli” family of musicians and storytellers of the Sambla people and began his professional training at the age of five with his father Penegue Diabate, who was considered the best balafon player beyond the borders of the Sambla culture.

Mamadou Diabate & Percussion Mania has a unique lineup with two balafons as lead instruments, delivering spectacular balafon duels between Mamadou and his cousin Yacouba Konate.

Details

Date:
November 4
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Cost:
$20
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.worldmusicinstitute.org/mamadou-diabate