Mamadou Diabate is bringing his Percussion Mania group to Brooklyn's Littlefield, Sun., Nov. 4, and you should go. And what's more, you can go for free, thanks to our friends at the World Music Institute.
To win tickets, email firstname.lastname@example.org and let us know you wanna go! We'll email the winner a few days before the show and you'll stroll right in the door to a unique musical experience.
The balafon master comes from a traditional jeli family of musicians and storytellers of the Sambla people in Burkina Faso. Mamadou and his cousin Yacouba Konate lead a dual balafon assault that you really have to see—so you may as well see it for free. DJ Henri opens.