Occur Goes Global - The Music of Ethiopia

Friday, November 18, 2016 at 10:30 PM
Melissa Bobbitt

  Music The independent spirit lives in all of Ethiopia’s musicians. Originating from Africa’s oldest sovereign nation inspires these five acts to conjure wild and fierce tones, ranging from jazz to hard rock. Flutes and fine vocals invite listeners to Addis-Ababa and beyond.   Dawit Alemayehu This young man with a baby face and a genteel style has been winning over audiences since his stint on Ethiopian Idol. Tracks like the mellifluous “Mizanish Tezaba” have been compared to those of... READ MORE