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Kabantu supporting Artsreach Dorset

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Venue: Studland Village Hall
Address: Studland Village Hall, Heath Green Lane, Studland, Swanage, Purbeck BH19 3BT

Website: Visit website

When: Friday 9th August, 2019 - 7:30pm


Fri 9 August, 7:30pm. Studland Village Hall. 01929 450204. £10, £7 u18s, £28 fam
Sat 10 August, 7:30pm. Cranborne Cecil Memorial Hall. 01725 517607. £16, £8 u18s
Kabantu, meaning ‘of the people’, is an eclectic five-piece hailing from Manchester, who unravel new marriages of music from around the globe. Vocal harmonies from South Africa blend with everything from Celtic reels and Balkan folk music to Brazilian samba and beyond. Kabantu have performed all over the UK including at the Royal Albert Hall, Sage Gateshead and Cadogan Hall, and have appeared at the BBC Proms, Celtic Connections and the Cambridge Folk Festival. In 2018 Kabantu release their debut album ‘Of the People’ to critical acclaim, recorded by the Mercury-nominated producer Gerry Diver. Using music to bridge countries and cultures, Kabantu create upliftingly exuberant and joyful performances. Touring Dorset with Artsreach, the counties touring arts charity.

“a global experimentalism that is both breathtaking and very refreshing” Songlines Magazine

www.artsreach.co.uk | www.kabantu.com

Charity Number: 1058198

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