Ousmane Camara, the leader of Sabouyouma plays a balafon in a field.
Art Hop Twilight Series: Sabouyouma
BCA Patio, City Hall Park

Master ballafonist Ousmane Camara leads Sabouyouma, as they take listeners on a cultural journey to West Africa, to the roots of jazz, funk, and blues. Sabouyouma (Pronounced sah-boo-yoo-MAH), is led by Ousmane Camara, a master Balafonist from Guinea, West Africa. Based in Burlington, Vermont, they combine traditional West African dance music with contemporary funk and reggae. 


Supported by Lake Champlain Chocolates and The Water Wheel Foundation.

2021 Park programming is underwritten by Northfield Savings Bank and Pomerleau Real Estate.

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