Kane Mathis and the Mandinka kora — March 20th —

16 Mar

Seattle Presents welcomes Kane Mathis, a master of the most complex chordophone in Africa, the Mandinka kora. He began taking trips to The Gambia, West Africa in 1997 and has continued rigorous study of the Mandinka Kora. Over the past ten years his performances have earned him recognition by the Gambian president, The Gambian minister of culture, and both national television and radio of Gambia.

DATE:
Thursday, March 20, 2008

TIME:
Noon – 1 p.m.

LOCATION:
City Hall Lobby
600 Fourth Ave.

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