Courtesy of Middle for World Music
Friday, January 20, 2023 from 7:30 PM to eight:45 PM
Mingei Worldwide Museum: Balboa Park
Normal Seating: $35. VIP Seating: $50. Normal Season Cross: $90. VIP Season Cross: $140.
That includes Amadou Fall
Senegalese grasp musician Amadou Fall presents an intimate solo efficiency of songs on the kora, a plucked, double-bridged, 21-string gourd harp used extensively throughout West Africa. Amadou has developed his personal repertoire on the kora, consisting of the standard music of Senegal and his personal compositions.
About Amadou Fall
Initially from Senegal, West Africa, Amadou Fall comes from a household of musicians; his father, Mamadou Fall, was a guitarist who performed with Baba Maal and a number of other different well-known Senegalese musicians. His household was launched to the Kora by Amadou when he was 10. The Kora is a 21-stringed fishing line instrument made from wooden, calabash (gourd), and cow pores and skin and is usually known as an African Harp. Whereas rising up, Amadou’s household lived near the town of Griots (West African storytellers and keepers of custom). He typically visited the home wherein the Griots lived and was taught the best way to play a couple of songs on the Kora there. After falling in love with the instrument, Amadou rebuilt a Kora for himself in his metropolis.
From what he had realized, Ame Kora aka Ame Fall launched into a brand new journey to grasp the artwork of Kora taking part in. Since he started taking part in Kora 20 years in the past, Amadou has carried out with many artists together with Baba Maal, Fatou Lowbe, Ibrahim Ba, Djembe Rhythm, and Irene Tassambendo, amongst others. Quite a few his live shows have taken place on the African continent (Senegal, Mauritania, Congo, Burkina Faso, Mali, Togo, Benin, and Ivory Coast). Moreover, Amadou has carried out in lots of different components of the world, together with France, Belgium, Italy, Hungary, England, Canada, Mexico, the Czech Republic, and the US. Moreover, Amadou has been a part of a number of recordings for worldwide musicians.
At present dwelling in Indio [Coachella Valley] California, Amadou Fall hopes to carry individuals from all walks of life along with African music by the sounds of his Kora.
WHEN | Friday, January 20, 2023 from 7:30 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.
WHERE | Mingei Worldwide Museum
ADMISSION | Tickets could be bought right here!
Normal Seating: $35
VIP Seating: $50
Sequence Cross (3 Concert events)
Normal Season Cross $90
VIP Season Cross $140
The ticket value contains admission to the efficiency and entry to Mingei Worldwide Museum’s Gallery Degree ($14 worth) after 4 P.M. on the day of the efficiency. The Commons Degree is free for all.
For extra details about the occasion and tickets, go to right here!
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