Jupiter & Okwess
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Please join us August 13th as we welcome Jupiter and Okwess for a very special evening at the 1900 building!
With their second album Kin Sonic, Jupiter and Okwess transcend the Congo’s unexplored musical heritage and dive into a pool of modernity. Jean-Pierre Bokondji, aka « Jupiter », a sort of ghetto Don Quixote, (or a lanky wading bird dressed in a general’s uniform), was born on the 16th December 1963, in Kinshasa. From East Berlin (where he grew up) to Kinshasa, from James Brown to the ultra-dominant Congolese rumba style, Jupiter decided to create his own mode of musical expression. JustView more
Tickets are general admission, and seats are first come first serve. Prices are as follows:
General Admission: $25
Senior Citizen (65+): $20
Student Ticket (with valid student ID): $15
Tickets are available online, over the phone, or beginning 30 minutes prior to the concert at the box office at 1900 Building.
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If you would like to make a pre or post concert reservation at The Restaurant at 1900 please visit https://therestaurantat1900.com/ or call 913-730-1900.
1900 Shawnee Mission Parkway, Mission Woods, KS 66205
Free & covered parking
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