August 1, 2008

Womad School

Anyone who missed the Womad festival last weekend still has a chance to hear a range of guitarists, singer, musicians and dancers at Michael Tippett Centre, Bath Spa University, Newton Park tomorrow evening as part of a showcase concert.

The evening will feature top class world musicians including legendary drummer Billy Cobham from the USA (pictured above), singer/songwriter Andy White guitarist and lute player Justin Adams who has a specialised knowledge of Arabic and African music, Juldeh Camara who regularly works with Justin and plays the one stringed violin, the riti, West African cora player N'Faly Kouyate, South African multi-instrumentalist, singer and dancer Doreen Thobekile, and percussionists Sarah Dawson Miller, Hassam and Serena Ramzy, plus students of the Womad summer school.

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