MLK Day Concert: Biakuye Percussion Group
Monday January 16, 2017: 1:00pm to 2:00pm
Downtown Library: Multi-Purpose Room
Grade K - Adult
The acclaimed percussion group Biakuye returns to AADL for this concert event on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. In Akan languages of West Africa, biakuye means unity. Biakuye’s energetic performances bring together a wide range of African and Caribbean music and dance. Biakuye’s captivating sound is both deeply grounded and cutting-edge. Their music reflects the unique journeys of its members, which have taken them from the U.S. to Ghana, Uganda, South Africa, Trinidad, and Haiti.