ALTHEA SULLYCOLE CONCERT- January 14th, 4pm, in the HayLoft, at ArtisTree
ALTHEA SULLYCOLE CONCERT at ArtisTree
January 14th at 4pm in the HayLoft at ArtisTree
The first music concert of 2018!
Althea SullyCole: New works for Kora
An evening of new works composed by Althea SullyCole on her Kora, a
21-stringed West African harp, and performed on the kora she constructed
herself in Senegal.
As a musician, Althea has worked with Billy Harper, Billy Bang, Ras Moshe,
Fred Ho, Sahad Sarr, Daara J Family, Faada Freddy, Royal Messenger and
father Bill Cole (in his Untempered Ensemble), among others. In 2010, she
was a weekly vocalist at the legendary St. Nick’s Pub. She has also worked
as an accompanist for flamenco dance companies and studios on guitar.
Althea has studied kora under korists Yacouba Sissoko and Edou Manga and
was a resident artist at Bois Sakre studios in Senegal from 2013-15.
In 2015, Althea formed the duo 42 Strings alongside traditional Chinese zheng
player, Muqi Li, with whom she performed at Royal Albert Hall and on BBC 3
ArtisTree Community Arts Center & Gallery
South Pomfret, VT 05067
802.457.3500 ext. 126 | 802.280.5677 (Cell)