Posted in music | tour dates on April 5, 2013

Hugh Masakela

Legendary jazz/afrobeat horn player Hugh Masekela is currently on a North American tour in support of his most recent album, 2012's Jabulani. That tour comes to the NYC-area this month for shows at Tarrytown Music Hall on April 17, Wesleyan University's Crowell Concert Hall on April 19, and Pace University's Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts on April 20. The Wesleyan show is sold out but tickets for Tarrytown and the Pace show are on sale now.

All dates are listed, along with the video for "Sossie/Makoti" from Jabulani, below...

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Hugh Masekela - "Sossie/Makoti"

Hugh Masekela -- 2013 Tour Dates
4/6 Rialto Center for the Arts Atlanta, GA
4/7 North Carolina Blumenthall Performing Arts Center Charlotte, NC
4/8 Outreach Charlotte NC
4/9 Weis Performing Arts Center Lewisburg, PA
4/12 Lisner Auditorium Washington, DC
4/13 Carolina Theatre of Durham Durham, NC
4/14 Zellerbach theatre Philadelphia, PA
4/17 Tarrytown Music Hall Tarrytown, NY
4/18 Capitol Center for the Arts Concord, NH
4/19 Crowell Concert Hall Middletown, CT
4/20 Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts New York, NY
4/21 Berklee Performance Center Boston, MA
4/23 Jack Singer Concert Hall Calgary, AB
4/25 Winspear Centre Edmonton, AB
4/26 Carriage House/Montalvo Ctr Saratoga, CA
4/27 Marin Center San Rafael, CA

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Comments (6)

I applaud this blog's ongoing attempt to recognize the existence of African music, but it's "MasEkela."

Posted by Anonymous | April 5, 2013 4:33 PM

He played with the Byrds at Monterey, 46 years ago. RESPECT.

Posted by anonymous | April 5, 2013 4:54 PM

right on 4.33 & 4.54. "Rekpete" LP one of the all time greats.

Posted by Anonymous | April 5, 2013 5:58 PM

definitely going to check him out when he comes to the city. thanks bv!

Posted by Anonymous | April 6, 2013 11:08 AM

i love the X games and sal masakela!

Posted by Anonymous | April 7, 2013 12:25 PM

This guy is a great legend of jazz. I love seeing the Hugh Masakela. Congratulations!

Posted by jogos do pokemon | April 7, 2013 6:40 PM

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