Aboubacar Djéliké Kouyate - Sunset Sessions

Friday 25 Jan – 22 Feb | from 6pm | free entry

Four Fridays this summer … Sunset Sessions in the beer garden!

When Melbourne is hot like Mali the exuberant vocal flair, intricate guitar lines and driving drumbeats of ‘griot moderne’ Aboubacar Djéliké Kouyate (Mali/France) will transport you into the West African landscape and village life along the Niger river. Now based in France and currently in Melbourne for a 3-month summer tour, Aboubacar brings a contemporary interpretation to the traditional ‘griot’ art form, combining his masterful command of voice, instrument and rhythm into compelling songs that will make you wanna get up and dance – or get on a plane and travel to distant lands!

Catch him in the beer garden on select Friday evenings in Jan and Feb from 6pm.

Entry is free

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