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    The Vieux Farka Touré & Idan Raichel Quartet

    Presented by at Somerville Theatre

    April 15, 2012

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    The Vieux Farka Touré & Idan Raichel Quartet

    African guitarist/songwriter Vieux Farka Touré and Israeli pianist/composer Idan Raichel are two virtuosic artists from vastly different musical traditions, but both perform in the spirit of promoting peace and cross-cultural harmony. After meeting in Spain, Touré and Raichel forged a deep friendship, and the Vieux Farka Touré and Idan Raichel Quartet was born. With a hauntingly beautiful album due out this spring, the...

    African guitarist/songwriter Vieux Farka Touré and Israeli pianist/composer Idan Raichel are two virtuosic artists from vastly different musical traditions, but both perform in the spirit of promoting peace and cross-cultural harmony. After meeting in Spain, Touré and Raichel forged a deep friendship, and the Vieux Farka Touré and Idan Raichel Quartet was born. With a hauntingly beautiful album due out this spring, the touring quartet features Touré and Raichel joined by renowned bassist Yossi Fine and percussionist Souleymane Kané on djembe and calabash.


    Somerville Theatre

    55 Davis Square
    Somerville, MA 02145

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    Admission Info:

    $28. Reserved seating.


    General Day and Time Info:

    7pm


    Phone: 617-876-4275


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