CITY OF MOUNT VERNON PRESENTS JALIYA KAFO ENSEMBLE W/ SALIEU SUSO & EBRIMA JASSEY

City Hall Plaza 1 Roosevelt Square North, Mount Vernon

Jaliya Kafo performs traditional Gambian kora (harp) and balafon music from West Africa. The family ensemble is led by Salieu Suso, a master musician born into a family of farmers, griots, traditional musicians and historians in Gambia, West Africa. This event is a part of ArtsWestchester’s Westchester Roots summer concert series, co-presented with the City […]

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CITY OF MOUNT VERNON PRESENTS THE PTAH-SHABAZZ WISDRUM ORCHESTRA

City Hall Plaza 1 Roosevelt Square North, Mount Vernon

This illustrious family ensemble presents an evening of traditional West African dance and drumming. This event is a part of ArtsWestchester’s Westchester Roots summer concert series, co-presented with the City of Mount Vernon. Westchester Roots is made possible with support from conEdison | Al Fresco, Etain, New York State Council on the Arts, and in […]

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CITY OF MOUNT VERNON PRESENTS NATYA ANUBHAVA AND THE NEW YORK KOREAN PERFORMING ARTS CENTER

City Hall Plaza 1 Roosevelt Square North, Mount Vernon

Experience the power and beauty of South Indian and Korean dance by some of New York’s finest tradition bearers. This event is a part of ArtsWestchester’s Westchester Roots summer concert series, co-presented with the City of Mount Vernon. Westchester Roots is made possible with support from conEdison | Al Fresco, Etain, New York State Council […]

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CITY OF MOUNT VERNON PRESENTS JOMION & THE UKLOS

City Hall Plaza 1 Roosevelt Square North, Mount Vernon

Jomion & the Uklos, a family band from Benin, West Africa, combines traditional rhythms and songs from Vodoun culture with reggae, salsa and jazz to create vibrant and joyful music that will get you on your feet. This event is a part of ArtsWestchester’s Westchester Roots summer concert series, co-presented with the City of Mount […]

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