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    MBIRA Event Calendar

    Date
    Event
    Details
    9-12 August 2018 Festival Zimbabwe Music Festival in Monmouth, OR. MBIRA needs your help getting items there that we sell to benefit Zimbabwean musicians and instrument makers. Email if you can help, either driving or flying with them.
    14-16 September 2018 Workshop Watertown, MA Weekend Mbira Workshop with Erica Azim, all levels welcome. No experience required, instruments available. Meals and sleeping bag space at the workshop included. Non-refundable deposit of $150 due August 3rd, full fee is $300 - reduced to $275 if deposit or full fee postmarked or paid online by August 3rd.
    19-21 October 2018 Workshop Berkeley, CA Weekend Mbira Workshop with Erica Azim, all levels welcome. No experience required, instruments available. Meals and sleeping bag space at the workshop included. Non-refundable deposit of $150 due Sep. 7th, full fee is $280 - reduced to $240 if deposit or full fee postmarked or paid online by Sep. 7th.
    2-4 November 2018 Workshop Seattle, WA Weekend Mbira Workshop with Erica Azim, all levels welcome. No experience required, instruments available. Meals and sleeping bag space (few beds, too) at the workshop included. Non-refundable deposit of $150 due Sep. 21st, full fee is $300 - reduced to $250 if deposit or full fee postmarked or paid online by Sep. 21st.
    9-11 November 2018 Workshop Portland, OR Weekend Mbira Workshop with Erica Azim, all levels welcome. No experience required, instruments available. Meals and sleeping bag space (few beds, too) at the workshop included. Non-refundable deposit of $150 due Sep. 28th, full fee is $300 - reduced to $250 if deposit or full fee postmarked or paid online by Sep. 28th.
    6 October 2018 Benefit Concert Petaluma, CA Mbira Concert at 8 pm with Erica Azim. All proceeds go to Zimbabwean musicians who earned less than $100 this year. At WORK Petaluma, 10 Fourth St. Sliding scale $20 to $200 tax-dedutible donation.
    1 December 2018 Benefit Concert Berkeley, CA Mbira Concert at 8 pm with Erica Azim & Friends. All proceeds go to Zimbabwean musicians who earned less than $100 this year. Center for International Dance, 729 Heinz Ave. Sliding scale $20 to $200 tax-dedutible donation.
    Contact erica@mbira.org for questions, workshop enrollment, and concert details.
    MBIRA, Box 7863, Berkeley, CA 94707-0863, USA, tel (510) 548-6053, email info@mbira.org