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Mollie Stone Music Workshops

As the Year of South Africa draws to a close, we are delighted to welcome Mollie Stone, expert in choral music from South Africa, for a two-day residency at Queens College. Join us in one, or two, or all three of the workshops she will be leading on April 28 and April 29. Linguistic and Musical Diversity in South Africa Tuesday, April 28 4:45-6:30 PM Music Building, Room 264 Using choral music, this workshop will pro
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Panel discussion and lunch with two of South Africa’s true freedom fighters, February 18th

February 18th, Legendary trumpeter, vocalist and composer Hugh Masekela, and vocalist, guitarist and songwriter Vusi Mahlasela, will discuss the effects that the harsh political climate in South Africa had on their music, and South African music in general – and how music can uplift and raise social and political awareness.
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20 Years of Freedom: Hugh Masekela & Vusi Mahlasela, February 18

“Hugh Masekela is still one of the most thrilling live performers around.” — Rolling Stone” February 18, 2015, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm Two of South Africa’s true freedom fighters and renowned musical icons come together to honor twenty years since the start of democracy in South Africa and the official end of Apartheid. In collaborative performance with a band, Hugh Masekela and Vusi Mahlasela will pay homage in 20 Yea
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Choral Music and Jazz

Features Prof. Michael Philip Mossman's recent arrangement of the South African National Anthem, N'kosi Sikeleli Afrika.
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Africa Now! South Africa, concert at the Apollo Theater, Oct. 11

Tumi Molekane will perform on Saturday, Oct. 11 at the Apollo Theater.
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Phuzekhemisi (Music of South Africa), Oct. 12

Hostos Community College, Repertory Theater, Sunday, Oct. 12
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The Magic Flute – Insango Ensemble, Nov. 1–Nov. 9

From the townships of South Africa, Isango Ensemble bursts onto the stage in an inspired reimagining of Mozart's masterpiece opera THE MAGIC FLUTE: Impempe yomlingo at New Victory Theatre. November 1-9, 2014.
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