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Irresistible grooves from DC to West Africa
This 11-piece Afrofunk orchestra explores the common groove between the funkiest, most hip-shakin’ West African beats and American popular music. At the core of Chopteeth’s sound is Afrobeat—a big-band funk, invented by Fela Kuti in 1970s Nigeria, that’s a spicy stew of modern jazz, Yoruba tribal music, and James Brown-inspired rhythms.
Chopteeth features original compositions along with updates of African dance classics, remaining true to the spirit of the music and its message. Band ... view more »
5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852
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