Pin It
Favorite

The Beat of West Africa in New Orleans 

click to enlarge ae_feat-3.jpg

June 19

7 p.m. Fri.-Sat., June 19-20

Ashe Cultural Arts Center, 1712 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd., 569-9070; www.ashecac.org

Ensemble Fatien mixes West African percussion, New Orleans jazz and some other blues and Creole sounds. A native of the Ivory Coast, Seguenon Kone (pictured) leads several percussionists and is joined by Dr. Michael White, Jason Marsalis, Marc Stone, Bruce "Sunpie" Barnes, Michael Skinkus and others. Ivoire Spectacle dancers perform as well. Tickets $20.

Pin It
Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

Submit an event Jump to date

Latest in New Orleans Event Previews

Spotlight Events

  • Triassic Parq @ Valiant Theatre & Lounge
    6621 St. Claude Ave, Arabi http://www.valianttheatre.com

    • Thursdays-Sundays, 8 p.m. Continues through July 9
  • Big Freedia with Tank and the Bangas and Alfred Banks @ Tipitina's
    501 Napoleon Ave. http://www.tipitinas.com

    • Sat., July 1, 10 p.m.
  • Close Me Out @ Hi-Ho Lounge
    2239 St. Claude Ave. http://www.hiholounge.net

    • First Saturday of every month
  • Patriotic Music Festival @ Trinity Episcopal Church
    1329 Jackson Ave. http://www.trinitynola.com

    • Sun., July 2, 3 p.m.

© 2017 Gambit
Powered by Foundation