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House Concert Series: Tanzania In Texas Tour With Msafiri Zawose

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Presented by Texas Folklife at Texas Folklife Gallery, Austin TX

Oct 29 2018
House Concert Series: Tanzania In Texas Tour With Msafiri Zawose

Texas Folklife Presents “Tanzania in Texas,” an in-house concert featuring master African musician Msafiri Zawose showcasing his original music and cultural traditions and participating in cross-cultural collaboration with Austin-based musicians.

Texas Folklife Presents the “Tanzania in Texas Tour” at the Texas Folklife Gallery October 29, 2018 6pm-8pm

Msafiri Zawose is a respected master musician, singer, and instrument maker in Tanzania. He has developed a distinct musical style through his interpretations of “tradition.” Msafiri is known for his innovative approach to the music of the Wagogo, an ethnic group that historically inhabited central Tanzania, relying heavily on traditional Gogo instruments such as the limba (a type of

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$15 general admission
$5 for Texas Folklife members (contact us for discount code)

Contact: 512-441-9255


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