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Tunde Jegede

Thursday 27 7.30pmJuly


Dimbola Museums and Galleries

Terrace Lane
Freshwater Bay
PO40 9QE

01983 756 814

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Tunde Jegede


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We are delighted to announce that pioneering composer and multi-instrumentalist, Tunde Jegede will be performing at Dimbola Museum & Galleries on Thursday 27th July at 7.30pm.

Tickets are £6 (£5 concessions) and are available from Dimbola or by phoning us on 01983 756814 and paying by card over the phone.

Tunde Jegede is one of the worlds's foremost kora players and a cellist who performs his distinct and original compositions. His music has been performed all over the world in concert halls such as Carnegie Hall (New York), Royal Albert Hall (London), and the Basilique (Paris) by international orchestras and artists including; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, The Philharmonia, London Sinfonetta, Brodsky Quartet, Smith Quartet, Oumou Sangare, Toumani Diabate and the Pan African Orchestra. A renaissance man of the harp-lute, he is also a world-reowned producer and songwriter who brings a new vision to contemporary African and Western music and his work is a unique synthesis of classical, jazz and traditional music.

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