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Friday, February 23, 2024

14feb7:30 pm9:30 pmThe Music Room Chamber Players Series: Transatlantic PilgrimageEvent Type Music7:30 pm - 9:30 pm(GMT-04:00) The Peggy Corkum Music Room, 6181 Lady Hammond Rd, Halifax, NS B3K 2R9, Canada

The Music Room Chamber Players Series: Transatlantic Pilgrimage

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In collaboration with the Sound Communities recording series, supported by the Centre for Sound Communities at Cape Breton University and Smithsonian Folkways Recordings, Quebec-based Mamadou Koïta is a virtuoso on the balafon, a West African gourd-resonated xylophone. Tonight’s performance with Dalhousie University’s Afua Cooper will be a fusion of music and spoken word. Featuring Mamadou Koïta, balafon; Afua Cooper, spoken word