UBUNTU: Masekela in NYC
Trumpeter, vocalist, and composer Hugh Masekela discusses his exile from South Africa and his time in New York with Miriam Makeba, to whom he was briefly married.
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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.