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Ethnomusicology Visiting Artist Concert: Aboubacar “Boka” Kouyaté, West African music

Thursday, May 16, 2024 - 7:30pm
$20 general; $15 UW affiliate; $10 students, seniors.
West African musician Boka Kouyaté.
Boka Kouyaté, specialist in music of West Africa.

Boka Kouyaté comes from a family of traditional music specialists in Guinea. A balafón player, singer and multi-instrumentalist, he is a well-known figure in both traditional culture and West African popular music. He is joined by his UW students and special guests in this end-of-quarter performance.