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2017 World Rhythm Festival

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Boka & Afua Kouyate KOUYATE ARTS
Armory Main Floor 4/29 08:00
Rhythm MusicSeattle's newest West African Music/Dance Band since Feb.2015. A fusion of traditional Djeli music & modern Guinea music will provide inter-active highlife rhythm for your dancing pleasure! Orchestrated by multi-talented Djeli,Aboubacar “Boka” Kouyate of Kankan, Guinea; Lead Vocalist, Plays Djembe, Balaphon and Guitar. Djeli’s are next to the king and honored within the West African region as The Traditional Griot. The Band; Ricardo Guity, Leif Totusek, Masa Kobayashi, and Afua Kouyaté.
Exciting Guinea Music, Song and Dance

THE DJELIYAH BAND & KOUYATE ARTS12/31/69 07:00Armory Main Floor
African Dance Class - School Aged Youth4/28/17 12:00Armory Main Floor
Maninka Drum Class4/29/17 02:45Armory 3rd Floor Loft #2
BOKA KOUYATÉ & THE DJELIYAH BAND4/29/17 08:00Armory Main Floor
West African Dance Workshop w/ Afua Kouyate4/30/17 02:45Fisher Pavilion
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The World Rhythm Festival is presented by:
World Rhythm Festival Art by Don Baker
Building Community Through Rhythm

Festival Art by Don Baker
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