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Trio Da Kali and Derek Gripper

Presented by the UVM Lane Series. Co-presented with Valley Stage Productions

Trio Da Kali and Derek Gripper

UVM Recital Hall

  • Friday, April 6, 2018, 7:30 PM

$30 adult/$5 student

Tickets can be ordered via the Lane Series through September 15th. Please visit www.uvm.edu/laneseries to order.
Single tickets will be available via FlynnTix at 11 AM on September 16th.


Pre-Performance talk at 6:30pm
Oh this is beautiful music! Trio Da Kali brings together three outstanding musicians from the Mandé culture of southern Mali who come from a long line of distinguished griots. The trio is formed by vocalist Hawa Kassé Mady Diabaté (known as the African Mahalia Jackson for her vocal power and expression), balafon player Lassana Diabaté, and bass ngoni player Mamadou Kouyaté. They are joined by the extraordinary South African guitarist Derek Gripper. Gripper has spent years transcribing and perfecting the work of great kora artists on the guitar, and his playing is like nothing you have ever heard: when Trio Da Kali first heard him perform, these consummate musicians from an unbroken line of traditional artists knew they must tour with him.

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