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Live Music at The Annex – Karamo Susso Trio

April 6 @ 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Join us for live music, organic food & beverages!

Karamo Susso is a kora player from Gambia west Africa. Growing up in a griot compound in Mali, he started playing kora as a tiny child, and was performing for large crowds before he was even big enough to hold the instrument up by himself. Fully immersed in the tradition, he learned from world-renowned players like his uncles Ballake Sissoko and Toumani Diabate.

The kora is traditional 21-string harp of the Mande people of West Africa.

Karamo met his first kora as a young child in Mali and hasn’t looked back.

Come join us to discover his amazing music. Organic food and beverage are available as per usual. There is not a cover charge but please consider making a donation to SunJams.


The SunJams Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to use music to build healthy communities. They present live outdoor concerts as a way of bringing people together who also believe in the healing power of music. Their goal is to help fund music education in local public elemenatry schools because they believe that music education is one of the most effective means of helping kids develop healthy learning habits ans a positive connection with school.

In order to make this possible, they invite you to support their unique fundraising program that consists of backyard concerts. These concerts feature local talent and professional musicians playing a variety of musical genres. These picturesque concerts take place in a private and relaxed outdoors venue.

We also sponsor live music events in other venues in an effort to reach wider audiences.

Come enjoy the good company of friends, food and music while helping subsidize kids’ musical education!

SunJams a 501c3 foundation, (EIN) / TAX ID 47-4435137.


April 6
5:00 PM - 7:30 PM


The Annex
10387 San Pablo Ave.
El Cerrito, CA 94530 United States
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