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Music, Storytelling, and Politics
January 2, 2019
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Image: Ngumenawesamson/Wikipedia Commons
Ugandan ethnomusicologist and Middlebury assistant professor Damascus Kafumbe examines music-making and storytelling, especially as they are used both to maintain political power and to help people survive political repression in his native Uganda.
For more information
- Damascus Kafumbe page, Vermont Contemporary Music Ensemble
- “Performing Arts SpotLight: African Music and Dance,” The Middlebury Campus, 4/21/2017
Winter Rhythms on the Farm with Damascus Kafumbe, Clemmons Family Farm (1:00):