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Friday, November 8, 2019

Afropop Spectacular: Alsarah and the Nubatones and Natu Camara

Performing Arts - Music | November 8 | 8-10 p.m. |  Zellerbach Hall

 Cal Performances

A double bill of Nubian electro-pop from Africa. Born in Sudan and based in Brooklyn, vocalist Alsarah weaves classic East African pop sounds with subtle electronics, Middle Eastern oud, driving percussion, and lilting vocal harmonies. Singer, songwriter, and guitarist Natu Camara has been heralded as “the Tina Turner of Guinea” and in the 1990s led The Ideal Black Girls, West Africa’s first...   More >

$28–$56 (prices subject to change)

  Tickets go on sale August 6. Buy tickets online or by calling 5106429988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org

Afropop Spectacular performs Friday, November 8, 2019 in Zellerbach Hall. Pictured: Alsarah and the Nubatones.

Javanese Gamelan: Late twentieth-century works for Javanese Gamelan

Performing Arts - Music | November 8 | 8 p.m. |  Hertz Concert Hall

 Department of Music

Late twentieth-century works for Javanese Gamelan Concerto for Piano and Gamelan by Lou Harrison (1917-2003)

Gamelan compositions by leading Javanese composers K.R.T. Wasitodiningrat (known as Pak Cokro, 1909-2007), and Ki Nartosabdho (1925-1985)

Gamelan Sari Raras directed by Midiyanto and Ben Brinner

Featuring soloists Sarah Cahill (piano) and Heni Savitri (vocals)

$16 General Admission, $12 Senior, Student (non-UCB), UCB Faculty/Staff, $5 UCB students

  Buy tickets online or by calling 510.642.9988, or by emailing tickets@calperformances.org