UBUNTU: Twenty Years of Freedom
With the UBUNTU: Music and Arts of South Africa festival just around the corner, we will be posting videos throughout the coming weeks that explore the many threads that make up South Africa's vibrant culture.
Today, we share a video with musicians Hugh Masekela, Abdullah Ibrahim, Angélique Kidjo, David Kramer, and others as they reflect on the Apartheid era.
Hugh Masekela | Vusi Mahlasela
|Friday, October 10 at 8 PM
TWENTY YEARS OF FREEDOM
Two of South Africa's true freedom fighters and musical icons—legendary trumpeter, vocalist, and composer Hugh Masekela, and vocalist and songwriter Vusi Mahlasela—are joined by guest artists to celebrate 20 years of democracy and the end of Apartheid in South Africa with a program of stirring freedom songs.