A Night of Music and Storytelling with Alsarah & the Nubatones
Enjoy a live concert with Alsarah & The Nubatones, featuring storytelling and “East African Retro-Pop” music inspired by modern migrations and cultural exchanges. Alsarah is a singer, songwriter, bandleader, and ethnomusicologist who recorded her oral history as part of the Muslims in Brooklyn project. Alsarah also works with the Sudanese artist collective Refugee Club Productions on a variety of projects, including the critically acclaimed documentary Beats of the Antonov.
Presented in connection with the Muslims in Brooklyn project.
Friday, November 15, 2019
- General Admission $10
- Member Admission $5
Thanks to our funders
The Muslims in Brooklyn project is made possible through the generous support of Constance L. Christensen; AT&T the Doris Duke Foundation for Islamic Art’s Building Bridges Program; Ford Foundation; New York Community Trust; Nissan Foundation; Pillars Fund; Pop Culture Collaborative, a fiscally sponsored project of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors; and public funds from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the NYC Council, with special thanks to Council Members Robert E. Cornegy, Jr., Rafael Espinal, and Brad Lander.
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