D'Gary http://redriverradio.org en Savannah Music Festival: Bela Fleck Africa Project, Episode Two http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-bela-fleck-africa-project-episode-two-0 <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Thursday, May 3 at 8:00 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Part Two of Two: Banjoist </span>Bela<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Fleck performs alongside exceptional African musicians such as </span>Toumani<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Diabate<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Vusi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Mahlasela<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>D'Gary<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Anania<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Ngoliga<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and others. Recorded at the Trustees Theater during the Savannah Music Festival. &nbsp;</span>Bela<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Fleck is often considered the premier banjo player in the world. While he is probably best known for his group The </span>Flecktones<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, his musical projects have included straight-ahead and progressive bluegrass, as well as collaborations with jazz pianist Chick </span>Corea<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, bass virtuoso Edgar Meyer, and Indian </span>tabla<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> master </span>Zakir<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Hussain<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, among others.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Fri, 10 May 2013 01:00:00 +0000 27050 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Bela Fleck Africa Project, Episode Two