Live Music & Arts: From Bali to West Africa



 
25 Oct 2018 21:00 - 23:00
/ / Free
Taman Baca. Festival Hub, Jl. Raya Sanggingan (Google Maps)

Thursday night is rich in cultural and artistic diversity at Taman Baca. Get ready for powerful poetry performances by Festival poets from near and far. Then, join virtuoso musician, improviser and composer Rodrigo Parejo for Spanish jazz, before Miriam Libermann transports you to West Africa with her unique style of kora playing.

Kamis malam adalah malam yang penuh akan keberagaman budaya dan seni di Taman Baca. Bersiaplah untuk pertunjukan puisi yang menakjubkan oleh penyair-penyair Festival mulai dari yang dekat hingga jauh. Kemudian, bergabunglah dengan musisi virtuoso, improvisator dan komposer Rodrigo Parejo untuk jazz Spanyol, sebelum Miriam Libermann membawa Anda ke Afrika Barat dengan gaya uniknya dalam bermain kora.

21:00-21:20 Poetry readings from Nguyen Phan Que Mai, Saras Dewi, Andre Septiawan, Kadek Sonia Piscayanti
21:20-22:10 Rodrigo Parejo
22:15-23:05 Miriam Liebermann

Featuring

Rodrigo Parejo

Rodrigo Parejo is a Spanish jazz musician, improviser, composer and educator based between the Netherlands and Southeast Asia. He has been active in different music scenes during the last 18 …


Kadek Sonia Piscayanti

Balinese writer Kadek Sonia Piscayanti has published several books, most recently her poetry collection Burning Hair (2017). A theatre director, she manages Mahima Community cultural group, and established independent publisher …


Nguyen Phan Que Mai

Author of eight books of poetry, fiction and nonfiction, Nguyen Phan Que Mai received the Hanoi Writers Association’s Poetry of the Year 2010 Award. Her poetry collection The Secret of …


Miriam Liebermann

Singer-songwriter Miriam Liebermann is known not only for her unmistakable voice and songwriting, but for playing the 21 string West African harp, the kora. Miriam draws her influences from far …


Saras Dewi

Saras Dewi is a Balinese poet, activist and academic. She is a lecturer at the University of Indonesia, teaching themes including Ecofeminism, Ecological Philosophy, Eastern Philosophy, Philosophy of Literature and …


Andre Septiawan

Born on the coast of West Sumatra, Andre Septiawan majors in English Literature at the University of Andalas in Padang. He began to explore the world of literature in high …



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