Lee will be Sudanese music on guitar with Aswat Ensemble, featuring members from Sudan Ensemble, Khalid ElAwad and Salma El Assal. They will be playing a 40 minute set of music as part of the Umoja African Festival, which is not to be missed! Link for tickets to the festival are below.
Lee will be playing classical and folkloric music from Sudan with powerhouse vocalist Salma Al Assal, and virtuoso oudist Khalid A lAwad at Yuerba Buena Gardens Festival. Prepare for funky grooves, and sultry pentatonic melodies that evoke the feeling of Sahara. Feel the connection between Arabia and Africa, and Africa and the Americas, in this highly enriching concert series.
Lee will be playing Sudani folkloric music and classical Arabic music with Sudani vocalist Salma El Assal and Aswat Ensemble. The concert begins at 10am and ends at 12pm, at San Jose City College. Lee will be playing both guitar and oud. Free and open to the public.