September 24, 7:30 pm at Timucua
Hailed as one of the best players alive today, Kevin Spears’ breathtaking ability on an electric version of the traditional African instrument called kalimba is often compared to music legends such as Herbie Hancock, Jimi Hendrix, Bobby McFerrin and Les Paul. Spears’ music is a refreshing mix of folk, world and soul that will move your feet and stir your soul. Kevin really connected with the audience when he came in 2014. Do not miss a very special guy, playing a very special concert.
Stretching sonic boundaries, master kalimbalist Kevin Spears is a one-man music ensemble who uses acoustic and other-worldly electric instruments to create a musical experience that excites the senses and stirs the soul.
“Kevin Spears puts on a performance full of groove, sound and intimacy that draws you into his unique yet universal world”. -Benoit Glazer musical director Cirque Du SOLEIL.
AfroPop WorldWide states: “Kevin Spears utilizes the traditional African instrument and tweaks it to create a soulful, funky sound that would make Stevie Wonder smile.”
$10-$20 donation suggested. Please bring food or wine to share.