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City Roots: Opening concert with Sona Jobarteh & Muntu Valdo

Thursday, February 22 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm

The City Roots 2018 opening concert!

The spirit of the world-famous Cambridge Folk Festival will inject the city with winter cheer in February and March, when Cambridge’s second city-wide winter folk and roots festival opens for two weeks of exceptional music and events.

Sona Jobarteh stepped in as a last minute replacement at the 2017 closing concert and stole the hearts of the audience. The stunning Gambian sun-drenched chords of Kora virtuoso Sona Jobarteh will return to open the City Roots Festival at the Corn Exchange on Thur 22 Feb 2018

Support: Muntu Valdo
Muntu Valdo plays what has been dubbed “Sawa blues”, so named because he hails from the Sawa community of Cameroon’s coastal region.


Cambridge Corn Exchange
Wheeler Street
Cambridge, CB2 3QE GB
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