Mali’s great kora player Ballaké Sissoko and eclectic French cellist Vincent Ségal blend the sounds of bowed and plucked strings to mellifluous, virtuosic effect. Together, they craft a modern sensibility where West African and European origins are relevant but secondary to connection and presence in the moment.
“The interplay between this African harp and the cello was transcendent.”—Bob Boilen (Host, NPR, All Songs Considered)
Annual Members’ VIP Concert. Patron-level members and above ($250+) receive 2 FREE VIP TICKETS to Ballaké Sissoko & Vincent Ségal and an invitation to a preperformance reception as a membership benefit. Click here to join or upgrade your membership.
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You can purchase tickets for this show at the door starting at 7:30pm on March 4. Please note, the sales will be cash only.