You are here

Taj Mahal and Leyla McCalla

Black Banjo

Apr 12

Performance Dates

  • Sat Apr 12 2025 8:00 PM


Meany Hall – Katharyn Alvord Gerlich Theater

JUST ANNOUNCED: Blues legend Taj Mahal will join Leyla McCalla in a not-to-be-missed concert inspired by Afrobeat, Brazilian Tropicalismo and American roots music.

Taj Mahal has recorded dozens of records, won numerous awards and has been inducted into the Blues Foundation Hall of Fame. In Black Banjohe joins forces with Leyla McCalla, a Grammy-winning multi-instrumentalist who first gained renown as a member of The Carolina Chocolate Drops alongside bandmate Rhiannon Giddens, and has now created a distinctive sound all her own.

Curated by Artistic Partner Rhiannon Giddens