Mohamed Kalifa Kamara with Koliba
February 5, 2010
Koliba blends the traditional music of West Africa with the contemporary sounds of America. Bringing together musicians from Africa and America, this Afro-pop band presents a unique blend of traditional and modern styles including West African Rhythms, Hi Life, Reggae, Ska, Zuke and more. Audiences don't just attend performances of Koliba, they experience Koliba. Bandleader Mohamed Kalifa Kamara is a Professor at Berklee in Boston and has traveled the world playing Traditional West African and Afro-Pop music. Kalifa takes the audience on a journey from ancient Africa to modern, urban America with a sound and beat that brings the audience to their feet dancing and singing along.