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Koo Nimo & The Occidental Highlife Association

January 11, 2012 @ 8:30 pm - 12:00 am


The Old Town School and the Program of African Studies – Northwestern University present Koo Nimo in a special solo performance. Declared by the Ghanaian Government as a National Living Treasure, Koo Nimo has dedicated his life to playing the gentle, melodic form of music known as palm wine that preserves traditional cultural values and that speak to contemporary social issues.

Old Town School of Folk Music teacher Nathaniel Braddock leads a special opening performance for this concert featuring members of the Occidental Brothers Dance Band with guest musicians from Ghana and Chicago.

Sign up for the Palm Wine Guitar Workshop with Koo Nimo on Thursday, January 12.


January 11, 2012
8:30 pm - 12:00 am
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Old Town School
4544 N Lincoln Ave. United States

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