DISSECTING DEMOCRACY, a panel on Democracy and Governance
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
THE TABERNACLE, 35 Powis Square, London, W11 2AY
Tickets: £20.00 + £2.00 S/C | £17.50 + £1.75 S/C CONC
THE YORUBA WOMEN CHOIR
+ Femi Sofela
FRIDAY 29th MAY
35 Powis Square, London, W11 2AY
Tickets: £20.00 / £17.50 (cons)
Doors open 7pm | show starts 7.30pm
www.tabernaclew11.com | www.joyfulnoise.co.uk
Nigeria’s the Yoruba Women Choir is one of the world’s greatest choirs. The soulful harmonies of the 10 singers and the infectious rhythms of the 7-piece band are combined to create an uplifting musical experience. Mixing secular and non-secular songs together to create joyful songs that lift your spirit and soothes your soul. The choir’s exquisite harmonies are as deep as the ocean and their performances have won many fans all over the world.
They present their new international touring show Love Is The Answer which sees six soloists taking centre stage in a show busting with energy.
The Yoruba Women Choir are Funmi Olawumi (founder/leader), Ayinke Martins, Mary Tade, Dupe Lawnson, Esther Mabadeje, Joy Aigbekan, Nike Fagbuaro, Biola Dosumu, Tinu Adewoye, Biola Awolola, Kehinde Talabi. Their musicians are Niran Obasa (keyboards); Taiye Agbaje (guitar); Kayode Adeniran (bass); John Bello (drums); Wole Aina (conga); Wale Ogungbe(talking drums) and Imole Ayo (talking drums).
Electric bass supremo Femi Sofela opens the show with his funky afrobeat quintet.