June 3 - August 5, 2017
*2016 Levitt AMP winner
The Levitt AMP Greensboro Music Series will return for the second year, attracting residents to the once underused yet expansive Jimmie I. Barber Park in East Greensboro, and bringing the city’s diverse populations together to enjoy a broad range of musical styles.
Presented by ArtsGreensboro, a nonprofit catalyst for innovation that supports Greensboro’s arts scene through grants, marketing support and other impactful initiatives and services.
Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 6pm
The thirteen-member lineup replicates the format of a classic Nuyorican salsa dura ensemble – a full deck of horn players, percussionists, and coro singers - bringing you the unique flavors of cumbia, merengue and salsa.
With opening act La Nueva Generacion X.
Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 6pm
One of the world's masters of the Ngoni, a traditional stringed instrument from Mali, Diabate's internationally recognized, virtuosic and highly danceable West African music is a must-listen.
With opening act Suah African Dance Theater.