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QWANQWA - CANCELED

Presented by Zion Canyon Arts and Humanities dba Z-Arts at Canyon Community Center, Springdale

October 1, 2020

QWANQWA is a supergroup of musicians from the baddest ensembles of Addis Ababa.

Brought together by a shared passion for the power of Ethiopian music, this group shines an experimentalism based in the virtuosity of rooted traditions.  With swirling mesekno (one-stringed fiddle), punk krar solors (electric lyre), wah-wah-violing, bass krar boom, and the unstoppable rhythm of heavy kebero (goat-skin drum) beats, powerful traditional lead African diva vocals, Qwanqwa keeps the people wrapped...

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QWANQWA is a supergroup of musicians from the baddest ensembles of Addis Ababa.

Brought together by a shared passion for the power of Ethiopian music, this group shines an experimentalism based in the virtuosity of rooted traditions.  With swirling mesekno (one-stringed fiddle), punk krar solors (electric lyre), wah-wah-violing, bass krar boom, and the unstoppable rhythm of heavy kebero (goat-skin drum) beats, powerful traditional lead African diva vocals, Qwanqwa keeps the people wrapped in celebratory attention.  After making a splash at world renowned festivals and with two European tours under their belt, this world traveling ensemble is coming to America!

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Dates & times

Thu, Oct 01 @ 7:00 pm

Admission

Tickets will be $15, available at the door or in advance through EventBrite in the summer of 2021.  The performance will be General Admission.

(435) 770-3434 x 313

zarts@springdaletown.com

Location

Canyon Community Center Arrow icon

126 Lion Boulevard, Springdale, UT 84767

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