Toto la Momposina / La Mojarra Electrica / ChocQuibTown
A very special concert marking the bicentenary of Colombia’s independence
25 July 2010 / 19:30
Tickets: £10 / 15 / 20
Toto La Momposina
The Grande Dame of Colombian roots music and dance, Toto’s music takes in African, Caribbean, Native Indian and Spanish traditions, making for an irresistible blend of rhythms.
'Music of this quality puts her in a class of her own.' Songlines Jan 2010
La Mojarra Electrica
This extraordinary 12-piece creates an eclectic mix of Afrobeat and traditional Colombian music, with a sound firmly rooted in the traditions of Colombian coastal towns, taking in the bullerengue, the chalupa, and the aguabajo.
ClubStage Choc Quib Town
For more info and to buy tickets go to: http://www.barbican.org.uk/music/event-detail.asp?ID=10926