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The incredibly talented Afro-Latin percussion and brass duo Ladies of Midnight Blue are set to perform an online concert via Newcastle University’s YouTube channel. On Thursday 29th April the University’s LIVE Concerts at Home will continue their lunchtime programme, and this show featuring Hannabiell Sanders and Yilis del Carmen Suriel’s upbeat fusion will be a certain highlight.

Ladies of Midnight Blue have performed all over the world, organised the acclaimed Harambee Pasadia Festival, and led countless music workshops specifically focused on raising awareness of issues around inequality. Their sound encompasses a heavy exploration of percussion, and Hannabiell and Yilis’ demonstration of incredible musical skill and energy through their performances contributes to a unique experience for audiences. The music embodies profound creativity, whilst incorporating relevant themes of activism through discussions during the performance, highlighting their varied experiences as artists. If you already have an interest in the elaborate and intricate style of Afro-Latin music, or simply want to discover something new, this concert will definitely be worth the watch.

Ladies of Midnight Blue perform via Newcastle University’s YouTube channel on Thursday 29th April at 1.15pm

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