Lincoln Center Out of Doors: Yemen Blues, Khaira Arby, UkanDanZ

Wednesday, August 1, 2012, 7:00 PM

Lincoln Center Out of Doors
Damrosch Park Bandshell
New York, NY


A high-energy multinational hybrid of North African grooves, Middle Eastern modes, and American funk fleshed out with oud, gimbri, strings, and percussion, Yemen Blues is led by the charismatic Israeli-Yemenite singer Ravid Kahalani and go-to jazz bassist-arranger Omer Avital.