NOTE: This event has been postponed. Read our COVID-19 statement here.
Shabaka Hutchings takes the stage to kick off Propaganda, his curated weekend of music, joined by his band Sons of Kemet and Britten Sinfonia.
Mantombi Matotiyana opens the proceedings in her debut London performance. The South African artist is accompanied by specialist in African instrumentation, Dizu Plaatjies, performing traditional Xhosa music on uhadi (sometimes known as the long woman’s bow), the umrhube (the mouth bow of her tribe, the Xhosa people) and the isitolotolo (the jaw’s or jew’s mouth harp).