Performance Saturday, November 1, 2014 | 9 PM

Dizu Plaatjies and Ibuyambo

Zankel Hall
Traditional-instrument maker and master Dizu Plaatjies and his group Ibuyambo perform stunningly beautiful music of the Xhosa people and of other Southern African traditions. Plaatjies and Ibuyambo make music that is pure, proud, fascinating, and unforgettable.

Part of Late Nights at Zankel Hall.


  • Dizu Plaatjies and Ibuyambo


"Imihla Yakudala"
Dizu Plaatjes | Ibuyambo Ensemble


UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa

Lead funding for UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa is provided by the Carnegie Corporation of New York, the Ford Foundation, The Howard Gilman Foundation, and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Additional support is provided by the Mai Family Foundation, South African Tourism, and South African Airways.

UBUNTU is held in collaboration with the Department of Arts and Culture of the Republic of South Africa and the South African Consulate General in New York in celebration of South Africa’s 20 years of freedom and democracy.
This performance is part of South Africa Festival, World Views, and UBUNTU: Traditional Music.

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