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Friday, October 13, 2017 – 8 pm – $28 / $26 Senior Citizens, Wesleyan Faculty & Staff,  Wesleyan Alumni, Non-Wesleyan Students / $6 Wesleyan Students, Youth Under 18

Superb jazz chanteuse Somi blends modern jazz, African music, and the singer-songwriter tradition, combining the musical and cultural worlds that resonate with her as an African and American woman. An Illinois-born resident of Harlem, she is the daughter of immigrants from Uganda and Rwanda. Highly regarded as both a scholar and artist, Somi is a TED Senior Fellow and the founder of New Africa Live, a nonprofit that champions African artists.