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Event Archive - "Master Kora player from Guinea, Africa": Prince Diabate, Band

Sun. November 6th 2005 9pm - 12am Central Bar & Grill (No Minors) 9pm - 12am
$13
"Master Kora player from Guinea, Africa"
Performing 2 long HIGH ENERGY DANCING sets!!
Prince Diabate' & Band
Sunday, Nov. 6th
Central Bar & Grill, 708 View St.
"Early Show" Showtime 9pm, Doors 7pm
Tickets: $13 Advance / Door
Available at: Lyle's Place (cash only) 382-8422, Central Bar & Grill 361-1700 & McPherson Box Office 386-6121 (service charge)
For more info: high-tide@telus.net
Prince's Website: http://www.princediabate.com

Considered to be one of the leading kora players of his generation, Prince Diabaté brings not only total mastery over his ancestral tradition, but a commitment to renew it through fresh ideas. Often referred to as the 'Jimi Hendrix of the kora' because of his dazzling technique and dynamic stage presence, Prince Diabaté and his kora have recently ventured far into the world music scene. Freely fusing acoustic and electric styles, he has incorporated reggae, blues, merengue, rap and other rhythms into his work, while still remaining true to his Mandingo roots.

Prince Diabate

Considered to be one of the leading kora players of his generation, Prince Diabaté brings not only total mastery over his ancestral tradition, but a commitment to renew it through fresh ideas. Often referred to as the 'Jimi Hendrix of the kora' because of his dazzling technique and dynamic stage presence, Prince Diabaté and his kora have recently... more info
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