Malian pop icon Habib Koité performs on stage
Habib Koité | Photo: Courtesy of Arts Commons

Habib Koité, Bassekou Kouyate & Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Malian pop icon comes to Calgary with Arts Commons Presents

Amy Jo Espetveidt

  • Location Jack Singer Concert Hall, Arts Commons  205 8th Ave. SE
  • Price $39 - $89
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One of Africa’s most recognized musicians, Malian pop icon Habib Koité has a deep and varied musical vocabulary, blending Afro-pop with jazz, rock, and even classical.

Joined by master of the ngoni, Bassekou Kouyate, as well as the GRAMMY Award-winning group, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, this is sure to be an incredible show that blends modern and ancient musical traditions.

The concert takes place on March 1, 2019 at the Jack Singer Concert Hall, Arts Commons (205 8th Ave. SE). Doors open at 6:30pm with the concert at 7:30pm.