Sean Gaskell on the West African Kora

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Presented by Bonner Springs City Library at Bonner Springs City Library, Bonner Springs KS

Sep 14
Sean Gaskell on the West African Kora

Sean Gaskell on the West African Kora. Saturday, September 14 at 2:00. Bonner Springs Library, 201 N. Nettleton Ave., Bonner Springs, KS 66012. Sean Gaskell will play this West African instrument at an event to honor our volunteers.

Everyone is welcome to join us for our annual volunteer reception with music from Sean Gaskell, playing the Kora, a 21-string harp. The West African Kora is native to the Mandinka people of Gambia, Senegal, Mali, Guinea and Guinea Bissau. It dates back 300 years. Sean has studied with master Kora players from Gambia.

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Free Admission.  Not a ticketed event.

Contact: 913-441-2665

Email: jgranath@bonnerlibrary.org

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  • Sean Gaskell plays the West African kora.

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Bonner Springs City Library

201 N. Nettleton Ave., Bonner Springs, KS 66012

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