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Music of Sudan with Aswat Ensemble @ Umoja African Festival
Aug
17
2:00 PM14:00

Music of Sudan with Aswat Ensemble @ Umoja African Festival

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.

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-umoja-african-festival-tickets-62186374119

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Lee Dynes Group @ Noise SF
Jun
29
4:00 PM16:00

Lee Dynes Group @ Noise SF

Lee Dynes will be playing with his group at Noise, a locally owned record store in the Richmond District. Lee will be joined by bassist Chris Bastian, and drummer Matt Buckner. They will be playing a mix of Lee’s original music, world music, and straight ahead jazz. Music goes from 4-7pm, suggested donation at the door goes to the band.

NOISE is a family-operated record store, art gallery, & live music performance space in San Francisco's Richmond District. Owner, Dan, is also a music educator and full time working musician here in San Francisco for 15 years and counting. He performs regularly with the Marcus Shelby Orchestra, Lilan Kane's 'Hella Fitzgerald' band, Grant Levin's Power Samba Ensemble, Fil Lorenz Orchestra and many other groups in the SF/Oakland Bay Area on occasion including Lavay Smith & Her Red Hot Skillet Lickers, Nick Culp Quintet. 

https://www.sanfrancisconoise.com/aboutus

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Lee Dynes with Sudan Music Ensemble
Jun
8
1:00 PM13:00

Lee Dynes with Sudan Music Ensemble

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.

Event at Yuerba Buena Website

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Lee Dynes with Salma El Assal/Aswat Ensemble @ San Jose City College
Apr
25
10:00 AM10:00

Lee Dynes with Salma El Assal/Aswat Ensemble @ San Jose City College

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.

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