Boston Conservatory Contemporary Classical Music Ensemble: contraBAND

Boston Conservatory Studio 401
31 Hemenway Street, Floor 4
Boston, MA

Boston Conservatory Contemporary Classical Music Ensemble: contraBAND presents African Voices in Contemporary Music.

AYO OGUNRANTI: “African Rhythms”
JOSHUA UZOIGWE: “Talking Drums: Ukom”
KEVIN VOLANS: “Walking Song”
UZOIGWE: “Talking Drums: Illulu”
VIMBAYI KAZIBONI: “Two Folk Songs from Zimbabwe”
UZOIGWE: “Talking Drums: Egwu Amala”
HAMZA EL DIN: “Escalay”

Vimbayi Kaziboni, conductor

This performance has been selected as part of Boston Conservatory at Berklee's 2018–2019 Center Stage collection. Learn more about Center Stage and view all Center Stage performances.

LISTEN: In this Sounds of Berklee podcast, Vimbayi Kaziboni discusses bringing his identity as an African composer and conductor into the African Voices in Contemporary Music program.

About the Works: Program Notes by Vimbayi Kaziboni

About the Conductor