Smart Bets: Concerts For Human Harmony

Continuing its celebrations of musical styles from an array of cultures, Diversity Productions presents not one, but two Concerts for Human Harmony in a single week. The first, Flowers of the Garden, takes place Saturday, Nov. 10, at 7 p.m. at Ambrose West. On the bill are Kevin Spears (kalimba) and bands Les Amis, Stackhouse Fire, Sol Rhythms and Cosmic Intuition, featuring Bilal Sunni-Ali (saxophone) of Gil Scott-Heron’s Midnight Band. $12 advance/$15 day of show. The second event, Buskers Plus+, is set for Monday, Nov. 12, at 7:30 p.m. at The Mothlight, and features Asheville street musicians in the round. Such familiar faces as Bobby Sax and Ginnie Waite will take part, along with Santos Soul & The Solution and Sherri Lynn & The Mountain Friends Band. $10 advance/$12 day of show. Photo of Bilal Sunni-Ali and Rah Amen by Jimmi EsSpirit

About Edwin Arnaudin
Edwin Arnaudin is a staff writer for Mountain Xpress. He also reviews films for and is a member of the Southeastern Film Critics Association (SEFCA) and North Carolina Film Critics Association (NCFCA). Follow me @EdwinArnaudin

Before you comment

The comments section is here to provide a platform for civil dialogue on the issues we face together as a local community. Xpress is committed to offering this platform for all voices, but when the tone of the discussion gets nasty or strays off topic, we believe many people choose not to participate. Xpress editors are determined to moderate comments to ensure a constructive interchange is maintained. All comments judged not to be in keeping with the spirit of civil discourse will be removed and repeat violators will be banned. See here for our terms of service. Thank you for being part of this effort to promote respectful discussion.

Leave a Reply

To leave a reply you may Login with your Mountain Xpress account, connect socially or enter your name and e-mail. Your e-mail address will not be published. All fields are required.