King Ibu from Senegal brings an exhilarating blend of traditional West African folk music and contemporary arrangements at 7 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 17 at Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive, just north of Desert Inn Road. Tickets are $11 in advanced and $13 on concert day and can be purchased from the website at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov or the Winchester front desk.
King Ibu plays guitar, the talking drum known as Boobah or Tama, and sings in five languages. His uplifting spiritual approach to storytelling and instrumentation creates an infectious backdrop of polyrhythms and fun grooves.
Those interested can call the Winchester Cultural Center at 702-455-7340 or visit the website at www.ClarkCountyNV.gov/parks. Clark County Parks and Recreation also can be found on social networking sites such as Twitter and Facebook.