Category: Events

Mariam Diakité – OldStyle Songs & Dances of Mali @ BrasArte

In this compelling workshop series, Mariam will take us on a journey into the ancient songs and dances of Mali! Two Sundays, November 11th & 18th 3:00 ~ 5:00pm Bras…
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Orchestra Gold / Joseph’s Bones @ Ashkenaz

Two of Bay Area’s most phenomenal ensembles of top-notch musicians bring the vintage vibes of Africa and the African Diaspora in one evening. Orchestra Gold: Led by the ferocious Mariam…
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Analog AfroSoul from Mali @ Moe’s Alley in Santa Cruz

Hey Santa Cruz! Join Orchestra GOLD for a very special voyage through time and space to the funky, analog, psychedelic vibes of 60’s era West Africa. Led by the talented…
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MARIAM DIAKITÉ – Oldstyle Dance from Bamakɔ

This Thursday 9/6 @ 7pm, Mariam Diakite begins teaching three “must-know” dances from Bamakɔ, Mali’s bustling capital! Mariam Diakité – Oldstyle Dance from Bamakɔ Thurs: Sep. 6 7 –> 8:30PM…
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Analog West Africa Evening – Lagos Roots & Orchestra Gold

Join Lagos Roots and Orchestra GOLD for a very special voyage through time and space to the funky, analog, psychedelic vibes of 60’s era West Africa! Orchestra GOLD: Led by…
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Roots Dance from Wassoulou, Mali — MARIAM DIAKITÉ

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FoOOtL05U5E This Monday 8/13 @ 7pm, we will take a trip into the music of the Wassoulou Region of Mali! Here is a little taste of the class. Roots Dance…
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Live Radio Performance and Q&A — MARIAM DIAKITÉ w/ Orchestra Gold

Thanks to Joanna Manqueros from KPFA, Sat., August 4 @ 10AM, we went live on KPFA Radio to play, chat and let Mariam light the stage! Listen here: https://kpfa.org/player/?audio=291478 Live Radio…
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Orchestra Gold @ Bar Fluxus – From Mali to the Bay

Come dance to 60’s-70’s era Mali big band music! Orchestra Gold is fronted by the graceful, talented Mariam Diakité! Special showcase performance! The ongoing war and economic turmoil in Mali…
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