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July 2019

BKO Quintet

July 12 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Volunteer Park Amphitheater, 1139-1157 Volunteer Park Rd
Seattle, WA 98102 United States
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This program takes place at the Volunteer Park Amphitheater. World Music Series: BKO Quintet Five musicians perform a contemporary form of music of Mali that they call “Trad Actual Malian Sound.” BKO Quintet brings together the electric urban club sound of Bamoko city with rural music, and combines the Mandinka griot tradition with music of the Bambara people. The quintet features two distinctive vocalists, Fassara Sacko and Nfali Diakite, with powerful percussionist Ibrahima Sarr on djembe goblet drum, master of…

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Ganesh Rajagopalan

July 19 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Volunteer Park Amphitheater, 1139-1157 Volunteer Park Rd
Seattle, WA 98102 United States

This program takes place at the Volunteer Park Amphitheater. Ganesh Rajagopalan Ganesh Rajagopalan is one of India’s top violinists, a master of the South Indian music tradition and an innovator. Crossing musical boundaries in jazz, folk, blues, Hindustani music, and much more, he has performed with tabla master Zakir Hussain and John McLaughlin (founder of the fusion band Shakti). Don’t miss this year’s series at the Volunteer Park Amphitheater—fabulous and free! Bring a picnic and experience a musical journey.

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Emi Meyer

July 26 @ 7:00 pm8:30 pm
Volunteer Park Amphitheater, 1139-1157 Volunteer Park Rd
Seattle, WA 98102 United States
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WORLD MUSIC SERIES: EMI MEYER This program takes place at the Volunteer Park Amphitheater. Born to a Japanese mother and American father in Kyoto and raised in Seattle, singer/songwriter Emi Meyer creates a personal blend of jazz, soul, and pop. Now based in Tokyo, she sings original songs with piano and throws in an occasional jazz standard. Emi sings in both Japanese and English, but prefers the expression she has in English, her stronger language. After winning the Seattle-Kobe Jazz…

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