Malian guitar maestro Vieux Farka Toure is set to perform on Friday, April 7, 8:00 pm at the Villa Victoria Center for the Arts in Boston. He will be presenting his new album titled Samba.
Vieux Farka Touré performs Malian blues in the rich Songhai tradition of his late father, celebrated guitarist Ali Farka Touré.
Villa Victoria Center for the Arts
85 W. Newton St., Boston, MA 02118
$28 General Admission, 18+
Author: Angel Romero
Angel Romero y Ruiz has been writing about world music music for many years. He founded the websites worldmusiccentral.org and musicasdelmundo.com. Angel produced several TV specials for Metropolis (TVE) and co-produced “Musica NA”, a music show for Televisión Española (TVE) in Spain that featured an eclectic mix of world music, fusion, electronica, new age and contemporary classical music. Angel also produced and remastered world music albums, compilations and boxed sets for Alula Records, Ellipsis Arts, Music of the World.