Railyard Performance Center
1611 Paseo de Peralta Santa Fe, NM 87501, Santa Fe NM 87501
Kumbengo Productions presents:
Kora Summit 2016 Concert in Santa Fe
Kora virtuoso Amadou Fall from Senegal is joined by multi instrumentalist Andy Skellenger on tabla, cajon, percussion and kora for an evening of inspired music making at the Railyard Performance Center in Santa Fe
Amadou is a native of Senegal, West Africa and comes from a family of musicians; He began to play the kora as a child of 10 and has performed with various artists such as Baba Maal, Fatou Lowbe, Ibrahim Ba, Djembe Rhythm, Irene Tassambendo and many more. He has played extensively on the African continent (Senegal, Mauritania, Congo, Burkina Faso, Mali, Togo, Benin, Ivory Coast and Nouadibou) as well as in France, Belgium, Italy, Hungary, England and the United States. Amadou has recorded albums as a member of SeneAfrica and as a solo performer. He also appears on several recordings by artists from around the globe.
Amadou Fall currently resides in California where he hopes to bring people from all walks of life together in peace with music from Africa, all through the breath-taking sounds of his Kora.