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Neighborhood Concert: Fatoumata Diawara

May 4, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

| Free
©Youri Lenquette. France. Paris. 12/2010.  Fatoumata Diawara.

Malian singer-songwriter Fatoumata Diawara combines traditional Wassoulou music and dance from her ancestral home in Mali with elements of pop, jazz, and funk. Also a celebrated actress, Diawara has collaborated with such luminaries as Herbie Hancock, Damon Albarn, and Cheikh Lô, and has impressed audiences around the world with her radiant voice, infectious Afro-pop sound, and original songs that range in theme from politics to empowerment and love.

Details

Date:
May 4, 2016
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.carnegiehall.org/Calendar/2016/5/4/0700/PM/NEIGHBORHOOD-CONCERT-FATOUMATA-DIAWARA/

Venue

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Malcom X Boulevard
New York, NY 10037 United States
Phone:
(917) 275-6975
Website:
http://www.nypl.org/locations/schomburg

Organizer

Carnegie Hall Neighborhood Concerts
Phone:
2122477800