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Friday, February 23, 2024  ·  10:30 AM CST

Kaben Kafo with Michael Taylor

4544 N Lincoln Ave · · 773.728.6000

Grade All Ages

Kaben Kafo means "let's play together" in the Malinke language, spoken in Guinea, West Africa. Kaben Kafo is a an ensemble of studied and gifted musicians, playing together to explore the intricacies, complexities and depth that is part of djembe/dunun music, which dates back to the 12th century. This show features storytelling, audience engagement and will teach about the music, history and culture of the West African djembe drum!