the legendary sabar drummer for Baaba Maal,
will be teaching two sabar drum workshops THIS WEEK
at the MIT world music room ().
classes are $15 each
7/26 THURSDAY 8-9:30pm (after lamine's dance class)
7/27 FRIDAY 6:30-8 (before group saloum plays at the Lizard Lounge- below)
Bada is one of the founding members of Baaba Maal's band, and a leading sabar percussionist from his generation. He has been on an extended stay in the U.S. teaching classes in , but will be returning to soon. Don't miss this rare opportunity to study w/ Bada Seck!
LAMINE TOURE & GROUP SALOUM
FRIDAY, JULY 27th, starts 9:30 pm
at The Lizard Lounge
1667 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge
between Harvard & Porter Squares, $10 cover
Group Saloum is: Lamine Toure (sabar and lead vocals), Paa Seck
(sabar), Moha Seck (sabar), (drums), Raja Kassis (lead guitar),
Akili Jamal Haynes (trumpet, percussion and backing vocals), Walid
Zairi (bass), Ben Ricker (keyboards), Kimani Lumsden (percussion), Josiah
Woodson (trumpet, flute and guitar), Iginaijah Maxwell (backing vocals),
John Vanderpool (sax) and Sarah Privler (trombone).
For more info, visit www.laminetoure.com