Carnegie Hall presents Neighborhood Concert: Brown Rice Family
Friday, February 3, 2017 | 7:30pm – 9:00pm
Brooklyn-based world roots band, Brown Rice Family is a high-energy, nine-member ensemble that combines an eclectic mix of musical influences that encompass reggae, hip-hop, Brazilian, Afrobeat, jazz, rock, Latin, and funk. With members hailing from all over the world, Brown Rice Family draws on its diverse backgrounds to create a colorful, rhythm-driven, and highly danceable sound. This performance features new works written and performed by youth in collaboration with Brown Rice Family as part of Carnegie Hall’s Musical Connections program.
Performers: Brown Rice Family ·· Okai, Lead Vocals and Percussion ·· Lenworth Maxwell, Vocals ·· Soils Tshepo Puoane, Saxophone and Keyboard ·· Isaiah Richardson Jr., Saxophone, Clarinet, and Harmonica ·· Kazuya Ishijima, Guitar ·· Oladotun Amu, Bass ·· Yuichi Iida, Percussion ·· Tamaki Ui, Drums ·· Corey Chinel Miller, Dance
Bronx Museum of Arts
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