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Duke Performances: Leyla McCalla


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( Wed., Jun. 8, 2016 )

Sarah P. Duke Gardens, 420 Anderson Street, Durham, NC 27708

Program

Cellist and singer Leyla McCalla started out with the Carolina Chocolate drops before launching a solo career featuring the music of her Haitian Creole heritage, the jazz and Cajun sounds of her home in New Orleans, and American folk traditions.  Her latest album is A Day for the Hunter, A Day for the Prey.

Notes

Picnics, blanets, and lawn chairs are encouraged. Meals and beverages, including beer and wine, will be available for purchase. Frozen treats will be available from Locopops. Alcohol is permitted. Dogs, unfortunately, are not permitted. Parking in the Duke Gardens lot is free beginning at 5:00 PM. The lawn will open 30 minutes prior to the start of the show.

Cost

General Admission $10; Duke Employees/Students $5; Kids Ages 12 & Under Free

More information

(919) 684-4444
http://dukeperformances.org

Series

Duke Music in the Gardens

Dates

  • Wednesday, June 8, 2016 at 7:00 PM