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FirstWorks Summer Beats Concerts: Dobet Gnahoré

Roger Williams Park Bandstand Providence, RI, United States

While Africa has blessed the world with many recognized female artists, Dobet Gnahoré has proven herself to be a truly special talent. Hailing from Côte d’Ivoire, Dobet is a virtuosic […]

FirstWorks Summer Beats Concerts: QUITAPENAS

Roger Williams Park Bandstand Providence, RI, United States

QUITAPENAS, one word – all caps, four syllables – all claps, gives you a taste of their rhythmic contagion. This tropical Afro-Latin combo was born under the warm California sun. […]

FirstWorks Summer Beats Concerts: La Excelencia

Roger Williams Park Bandstand Providence, RI, United States

The third concert of this year’s FirstWorks Summer Beats concert series transports audiences to the dance floors of New York City’s Salsa scene with an electrifying performance by La Excelencia. […]