September 17, 2014
Brilliant and Quirky Songstress meets Irreverent String Quartet
Singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, Nellie McKay joins forces with the two-time Grammy award-winning Turtle Island Quartet to present a delightfully kaleidoscopic view of the music of Billie...
September 14, 2014
Vocal and Musical Roots Powerhouse
with Special Guest Robert Robinson
September 10, 2014
Tribute to Sidney Bechet
Tribute to Sidney Bechet: The Remembering Song
September 7, 2014
Minneapolis Sound Pioneers
with special guest Timotha Lanae
September 3, 2014
Clarinet & String Quartet de Orquesta Sinfonica Nacional de Cuba
Come enjoy a wonderful evening of programming featuring Habaneros!
Habaneros is a quintet comprised of members from The National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba. This event will be a dress rehearsal and North American debut for this exciting multimedia and musical performance. Join us for a night that will feature film and images of Cuba while Habaneros shares their renditions of cuban influenced classics. This performance is open and free to our guests and public. Reservations are highly recommended and can be made by calling 612-332-1010.
September 1, 2014
Golden Voice of Africa
Salif Keita is on the road to present his acoustic live set, reinterpreting his classics in a more intimate formula. Find out more about the acoustic tour in the official tour trailer.
The Acoustic Tour is also the occasion to promote the Salif Keita Global Foundation, a non-profit organization founded in 2005 in order to the assist persons with albinism (PWA) at a global level.More about it here.
August 28, 2014
Soaring R&B Vocalist
WITH SPECIAL GUEST ARTIST LUKE JAMES
SECOND SHOW ADDED!!
GA Standing Room with Limited Seating Available
No cell phones, cameras or recording equipment allowed.
Ticket holders must have a valid I.D. and credit card used to make purchase to redeem tickets at will call day of show.
August 27, 2014
Ukrainian Punk Folk Circus Rock
with special guest opener, LOTT
NPR said of DakhaBrakha at 2014′s globalFEST ”it’s hard not to get caught up in the magic it weaves… utter brilliance”
Here’s what the New York Times said about DakhaBrakha’s appearance at the 2014 Global Beat Festival -”listeners were clapping and whooping along.
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August 25, 2014
Killer Chops, Southern Country, Worldly Wit
Molly Maher and Eric Koskinen open!
Jeff Daniels has been postponed, and the new show date is yet to be determined. Current ticket holders will be welcomed to the rescheduled date AND are invited to come to the Dakota to hear Will Kimbrough and Brigitte DeMeyer for no charge on August 25.
Daniels normally does not appear with other acts, but he was such a fan of Kimbrough and DeMeyer, he was happy to invite them as support. For those with no ticket to Jeff Daniels, the ticket will be $15. This is an opportunity for a unique show with Americana singer songwriters Will Kimbrough and Brigitte DeMeyer.