Seckou Keita (Online)

Bristol Beacon & African Night Fever Presents

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An exclusive acoustic solo set from the exceptional and charismatic Seckou Keita, arguably the most influential kora player of his generation.

Seckou gives us the kora in its purest guise, a wondrous instrument that can take the human spirit to a place of deep meditation, stillness and beauty.

Performing songs from his latest album 22 Strings, Seckou explores what it means to be a modern global citizen, and yet to live with seven centuries of tradition and heritage expressed through music.

Africa in the Lounge is the popular live stream concert series produced by African Night Fever & Yaram Arts, which brings the rhythms and melodies of Africa to audiences around the world. Produced in partnership with Wild Stag Productions and Ooosh! Tours.

Presented in partnership with Brighton Dome, Bristol Beacon and Brewery Arts Kendal. Supported by Arts Council England.

Watch the broadcast

  • This live stream event will be broadcast on YouTube and Facebook.
  • A YouTube player will be embedded on this page for audiences to access the live stream
  • The concerts are free to watch, donations are welcome

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Supported by

  • Brighton Dome is an arts charity made up of an historic events venue, a music education service and the biggest curated cross-arts festival in England.

  • Arts Council England was set up in 1946, by Royal Charter, to champion and develop art and culture across the country.

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On Wednesday 23 September 2020 Colston Hall changed its name to Bristol Beacon.

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