In RealTime: Abdou M'boup and Waakaw
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In RealTime: Abdou M'boup and Waakaw

In RealTime: Abdou M'boup and Waakaw

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New Jersey City University

2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard

Ingalls Recital Hall (Rossey Hall, Room 101)

Jersey City, NJ 07305

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Multi-instrumentalist Abdou M'boup, born in a small town in Senegal to a family of oral historians and musicians, pioneered incorporating traditional instruments into Senegalese popular music in the 1970s. M'boup now leads his own band, Waakaw (“Country Boys” in his native Wolof) and teaches World Music Rhythm at the New School University (NYC).

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Part of the In RealTime Concert Series, directed by Dr. Ana Maria Rosado and produced by NJCU’s Caroline L. Guarini Department of Music, Dance, and Theatre

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2039 John F. Kennedy Boulevard

Ingalls Recital Hall (Rossey Hall, Room 101)

Jersey City, NJ 07305

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