The word "endere" means "flute," so the Ndere Troupe therefore means Flute Troupe. The flute was chosen as a symbol of beauty as it produced such beautiful and irresistible music which can be manipulated to express a range of emotions, from sorrow to joy and from love to loneliness. It...
From Bamako to Birmingham: Amadou & Mariam and Blind Boys of Alabama @ The Lensic
Doors: 7:00pm | All Ages
"From Bamako to Birmingham" is a culturally satisfying fusion of Afro-pop duo Amadou & Mariam and soulful gospel group the Blind Boys of Alabama that combines contemporary African sounds and African-American roots music.