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Arts, Culture & Fun and Make Music New York

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.

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Join us for a special outdoor concert by the New York Djembe and African hand drumming community led by Talu Green from the Broadway show FELA! and featuring other leading West African drummers based in New York. 

Rasaan-Elijah "Talu" Green, native Brooklynite & percussionist. With a B.F.A in music at Long Island University Brooklyn, Talu has performed nationally & internationally. Over the last 6 years, Talu has been the lead percussionist of Fela! the musical, Broadway & touring companies! Over the last year, Talu has toured and recorded with Ms. Lauryn Hill. In recent, Talu has started his personal band project- TaluDjembe & theSoundologists! Peace,Love&Djembe!

Make Music New York is a truly unique celebration, a music holiday on which musicians of all ages, backgrounds and skill levels are empowered to perform in public spaces throughout all five boroughs of NYC, energizing the entire city in the process. Over its ten year history, Make Music New York has grown to become NYC’s largest one-day collection of free, outdoor concerts, all thanks to you and your participation!

Location

Mullaly Community Center in Mullaly Park
Bronx
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Cost

Free  

Event Organizer

Arts, Culture & Fun

Contact Number

718 367-3657

Contact Email

laura.alvarez@parks.nyc.gov

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Concerts

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