Creative Kernow, based at Krowji, is the creative and cultural support organisation for the following nine projects. Together we support the production, promotion and distribution of work by creative practitioners in Cornwall because we believe in creativity's transformative power and want more people to benefit from it.

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Amadou Diagne & Group Yakar

Amadou Diagne & Group Yakar

Event Date
Friday 21st October 2016

St Endellion Church



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Amadou Diagne & Group Yakar Multi-instrumentalist (guitar, percussion, kora) and singer Amadou Diagne from Senegal, West Africa with his UK based band Group Yakar is a dynamic and creative collective of musicians with a unique fusion of styles. They create music that is hard to define, from Afrobeat to Blues, Jazz Funk to Mbalax, African Salsa with a Rock attitude, combined with their love of improvisation they deliver a truly memorable performance.  Amadou Diagne’s soulful and warm vocals deliver great power, whilst his Senegalese melodies and percussive rhythms always rouse an audience into a dancing frenzy. Tickets in advance : Standard : £10:00 

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