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  • Kem Owens
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    Adekemi Owens, known professionally and affectionately to music fans as "Kem," has come a long way from Nashville, Tennessee to his current hometown of Detroit, Michigan. So, one figures that is why this musical genius has written and performed songs…
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  •  New Orleans trumpeter Nicholas Payton has never conformed to anyone or anything. Reading his Facebook posts and Twitter “tweets”, you sort of get an idea about how un-traditional he is. He speaks his mind and, should someone attempt to challenge…
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  • Law school creates more than a few challenges. There are hours upon hours of studying, grueling hours interning at law firms, and financial bills that need to find a way to get paid. For many law students the adversity is…
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  • Born in Dallas, Texas and now happily domiciled in Los Angeles, bass player Edwin Livingston could be described as being on the crest of a wave.  His CD 'Transitions' was released in late 2010 and when recently I caught up…
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News Release
October 16, 2002
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
The Bowery Poetry Club presents
CONDUCTION No. 129, CALLIGRAPHY
Orchestra Members: Bailo Bah (tambin), Tarik Benbrahim (oud), Lotfi Gamal (qanoon), Balla Kouyate (balafon), Xiao-fen Min (pipa), Seido Salifoski (dumbek), Zhipeng Shen (gaohu), Yacouba Sissoko (kora) & Shu-ni Tsou (dizi)
Conducted By Lawrence D. "Butch" Morris
Tuesday, November 19, 2002 at 8: 00 & 9: 30 p.m. …
2003 Lunar New Year Festival Presents

CONDUCTION No. 131, The Year of the Ram
Performed by "Sheng", A Unique Fusion of Global Sounds

Orchestra Members: Tarik Benbrahim (oud), Balla Kouyate (balafon), Xiao-fen Min (pipa), Zhipeng Shen (gaohu), Yacouba Sissoko (kora), Shu-ni Tsou (dizi), Ibrahim Fall Diagne Tchokoo (m’balak & talking drum)& Thomas Thuân Dang Vu (guzheng)
Conducted By Lawrence D. "Butch" Morris

Saturday, Feb …