Oliver Mtukudzi & the Black Spirits (FREE 25th Season Opener)

Sunday, September 1, 2013 - 7:30pm

FREE! Standing show

Oliver Mtukudzi holding guitar

We couldn't think of a better way to usher in The Cedar's 25th Season than by throwing a free show by legendary Zimbabwean musician Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi and the Black Spirits--and you're invited! Tuku is one of the most successful African recordings artists in North America. He is also a humanitarian and leader, honored as a UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador for Eastern and Southern Africa, focusing on youth development and HIV and AIDS Prevention. His concerts exhibit a rare combination of utter joy and deeply rooted humanity.

Just come on the night for free entry, subject to capacity.

Oliver Mtukudzi holding guitar
Zimbabwean Oliver Mtukudzi is a truly great guitarist, vocalist, performer and composer. He must be one of the few people to have a beat named after him:’tuku’! Zimbabwe’s pride, most successful artist and national treasure, Oliver Mtukudzi is gifted with a...

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