Makane Kouyate - Music from Mali
Born into a Griot family in Segou, Mali, West Africa, Makane Kouyate has been playing the drums since he was five years old. As a young man, Makane worked for several years with Ballet National of Mali, and at 14 began traveling and performing throughout West Africa as lead drummer with the group Super Biton. He has performed with artists such as Selif Keita, singer and guitarist, Habib Koite'and Sadjo Kouyate,' Mamadou Diabate ensemble, Manding Jata, Sidiki Conde'dance company, and with his brother, the renown balafone player Balla Kouyate. Makane currently resides in New York and performs across the country at numerous clubs and festivals.
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Daniel Bennett Group at Residence Inn Times Square
New York saxophonist Daniel Bennett has been hailed as one of the most original and unpredictable musical voices of his generation. Daniel Bennett Group performs the weekly "Experimental Tuesday" conc...
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Whiskey 101 at Fine and Rare...
An Evening with Nels Cline 4 at Le Poisson Rouge
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