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Meklit (cancelled)

Tags/Genres Music

THIS PERFORMANCE HAS BEEN CANCELLED AS A RESULT OF THE IMPACT OF COVID-19.
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“An infusion of jazz, rich Ethiopian culture and that artsy San Francisco flavor. It’s also got a spicy dash of visceral poetry that paints pictures in your head as you listen.”—NPR

Poet. Singer. Songwriter. Composer. Fierce performer. Ethiopian-born Meklit is all of these things and more. Known for her distinctive style of Ethio-jazz, she makes music that sways between cultures and continents, lighting up every rhythmically charged live performance with undeniable energy, emotion, and a startlingly beautiful new sound.

Read more about Meklit!

Tickets $27

Student Ticket Angel Fund Benefactors

Paula Noell and Palmer Page
This tour date was made possible with the support of Jazz Road, a national initiative of South Arts, which is funded by the Doris Duke Charitable Foundation with additional support from The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.