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Concerts & Events

Wednesday, October 20, 2021  ·  8:30 PM CDT

Nyansapo Highlife Band

World Music Wednesday

4544 N Lincoln Ave · Gary and Laura Maurer Concert Hall · 773.728.6000

World Music Wednesdays

A weekly showcase of world music and dance featuring the best local and touring talent! Most shows are Wednesday nights at 8:30 PM.

Most World Music Wednesday concerts are free with a $10 suggested donation. TO GUARANTEE YOUR ENTRY MAKE YOUR RESERVATIONS IN ADVANCE EITHER ONLINE OR BY CALLING THE BOX OFFICE AT 773.728.6000. Reservations unclaimed 10 minutes before showtime will be released to waiting patrons.

A group of talented musicians from Ghana, West Africa decided to form a band called the Nyansapo Highlife Band. These Ghanaian musicians have over 30 years' experience and are considered to be the number one African band in Chicago.

A highly energetic band, Nyansapo Highlife have been nominated several times for the Best African Highlife Band in the Chicago Music Awards.