World Music Series: An Extended Solo on the Djembe Drum by Ngoki

Event Date: 

Wednesday, January 29, 2020 - 12:00pm

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Event Location: 

  • UCSB Music Bowl

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Event Contact: 

Adriane Hill
Marketing and Communications Manager
UC Santa Barbara Department of Music
(805) 893-3230
World Music Series Winter 2020
As part of the World Music Series, Ngoki will perform an extended drum solo on the djembe on Wednesday, January 29, 2020 at 12 pm in the Music Bowl. Santa Barbara-based Ngoki has developed his own style and vocabulary of drumming that he calls Primal Funk or Roots Funk, with influences from hip hop, rhythm and blues, soul, and beyond. 
Sponsored by the UCSB MultiCultural Center and the Ethnomusicology Program in the Department of Music.


World Music Series Winter 2020