As many of you know, this Saturday May 17th we will
celebrate our recently departed friend Keba Cissoko, his
life and music, at the West Park Presbyterian Church (86th
Street & Amsterdam Ave., Manhattan), starting at 8PM
SHARP!!!! (1 or 9 Train to 86th Street, walk one block East
to Amsterdam Avenue) $20 donation, to benefit Keba's
8-year-old son, Moussa.
The program for the evening promises to be most interesting
and exciting, with great artists donating their performances
for this cause.
Featured artists include:
Video by B-rave Studio
Olivier Tarpaga & Aim�e Wodobode: Dance
Laurent Camara: percussion
Ao Irisso: African flutes & musical bow
Richard Donald Smith: flute & piano
Marie Basse & Friends: Music & Dance
Sidiki Conde & Toukounou
Mouminatou Camara & Friends: Music & Dance
Hasan Bakr & Members of Heritage
Feraba African Tap Dance
Artists from les Merveilles d'Afrique
Fula Flute / Tamalalou
We should expect some surprises as well...
And, very important, we will be releasing Keba's new CD,
Please forward this e-mail to your friends. FYI, There are
no advance ticket sales... first come, first served.
Hoping to see you all there.
All the best,
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