Performance Sunday, October 19, 2014 | 1 PM

Carnegie Hall Family Concert: Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Zankel Hall
The soul of South African music sings out with Grammy Award–winning vocal ensemble Ladysmith Black Mambazo. Families sing in Zulu and move along with the group who performs such inspirational favorites as “Music Knows No Boundaries” and “Long Walk to Freedom,” a moving tribute to Nelson Mandela.


  • Ladysmith Black Mambazo
Carnegie Hall Family Concerts are made possible, in part, by endowment gifts from The Irene Diamond Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Lester S. Morse Jr., and the Henry and Lucy Moses Fund.

Thanks to New York City Department of Homeless Services for supporting young fathers and their families at this concert.
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 20 years of freedom and democracy.