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Chata Addy, the Music Man & His Band Susuma

"We had a wonderful performance by Chata Addy and his band.  Anyone who is looking for a high energy, feel- good assembly should hire him. Thanks for helping  to make this happen." --Shanda Veatch, Gaiser Middle School

 Chata Addy, the Music Man & His Band Susuma
 Chata Addy, the Music Man & His Band Susuma
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Afro Reggae–Funky Highlife Less

Ghanaian singer, drummer and dancer Chata Addy and his band Susuma (which means “soul” in Ga) perform a mix of Afro Reggae and Funky Highlife musical styles. The upbeat band consists of conga and talking drums, as well as keyboard, guitar, bass and horn. Chata teaches students to dance and to play percussion instruments with the band and shares experiences that have shaped his life and songwriting. Students learn how West Africa and America influence each other through music.
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Travel Costs: For sites located more than 15 miles from downtown Portland, an additional mileage fee will be applied and is calculated using the IRS reimbursement rate.

Venue Requirements: Set-up time: 25 min. Strike time: 30 min. Break between performances: 15-20 min. Cannot perform on carpet and prefer gym or stage. Need 25' x 25' performance space. Students should be on floor with a 3' aisle in the middle. The first row should be 10' from performers. Require 3 mics w/stands, sound system, 1 dressing room very close to performance area and 2 electrical outlets.

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Keywords: Africa, African-American, African American, community, music, dance, reggae, movement
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Single Price: $1200
Pair Price: $1665
Maximum Audience: 500
Family Arts Night Performance Less
Single Price: $1200
Maximum Audience: 500