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Art-A-Whirl Concert at Mojo Monkey, May 19, 2018

The performance at Mojo Monkey for Art-A-Whirl was different from every other show this year so far.  Rather than performing solo, this was a day-of improvisation performance with the owner of Mojo–Mark–and two musicians he collaborates with regularly. I discovered that my Mbiras sound beautiful with fiddle music–I am looking forward to collaborating further with the incredible …

Calling All Artists and Music Lovers: Art-A-Whirl 2018

Thanks again for everyone who came out to the last few spring performances around the Twin Cities.  Between the Festival of Nations’ lively crowd and Urban Forage’s quiet and thoughtful group, I am truly enjoying the audiences of Minnesota. If you are looking for a festival atmosphere this afternoon, come out to Northeast Minneapolis for …

Urban Forage, May 12, 2018

What a wonderful venue Urban Forage is for an intimate and personal performance.  Jeff is a generous host and a pleasure to work with.  I look forward to returning again and again! I loved sharing this lovely night with all of you.  Here are a couple of pictures to remind us of the evening of …

Festival of Nations, May 2018

Thank you to everyone who came out to the Festival of Nations May 3-6th.  It was a wonderful celebration of culture and music from around the world.  I was pleased to give more than 10 performances over the four days of the festival, and enjoyed meeting the other musicians performing pieces from Ireland, Laos, Bulgaria, …

Spring Performances – Next up, Urban Forage Winery on May 12, 2018

I am looking forward to celebrating springtime with everyone next weekend.  Come out for a relaxed evening at Urban Forage Winery & Ciderhouse.  Here’s more about the performance from Urban Forage’s website. Nyttu Chongo brings music and rhythms from Mozambique, using traditional instruments such as the Mbira, Chopi Timbila and Inanga. Nyttu brings sounds to the …

Karingana Wa Karingana – Show on April 6, 2018

Join me at the intimate Music Forest Cafe for a journey through Mozambican storytelling.  I’ll be sharing several of my favorite traditional Mozambican folk songs on the mbira, batuque, and timbila, as well as a few original songs.  Maybe we will bring in the inanga and guitar as well. Details 6:00PM, Friday April 6, 2018 (free …