Andrew Bird

with Amadou & Mariam



Tuesday, August 14
Gates 6 pm, Show 7 pm

Andrew Bird
Andrew Bird’s brand of eclectic indie-folk makes use of multitrack recorders, loop pedals, guitar, glockenspiel, keyboard, whistling, and his signature instrument, the violin. After six studio albums, including 2012’s Break It Yourself, his sound continues to progress, even in the middle of a concert. Bird is known to improvise and rework his songs during a live performance. He has also collaborated with several musicians on a variety of projects, including Dark Was The Night for the Red Hot Organization, Twistable Turnable Man: A Musical Tribute to Shel Silverstein, and The Muppets: Original Soundtrack.

www.andrewbird.net

Amadou & Mariam
Amadou and Mariam met in Mali’s Institute for the Young Blind and found they shared an interest in music. Since pairing up, the duo has produced music that mixes traditional Mali sound with rock guitars, Syrian violins, Cuban trumpets, Egyptian nay, Indian tablas and Dogon percussion. Their eighth album Folila was released April 2, 2012. Folila, which means “music” in Bambara, was recorded in Bamako and New York with special guests including Santigold, TV On The Radio, and Jake Shears from Scissor Sisters.

www.amadou-mariam.com

Recent Press: http://www.nonesuch.com/journal/amadou-mariam-folila-featured-new-york-t...

Location: 
Red Butte Garden Amphitheatre
Cost: 
Members $39 / General Public $44 / Child (3-12) $29

HOURS
Jan 2-Mar 31: 9 am-5 pm
April 1-30: 9 am-7:30pm
May 1-Aug 31: 9 am-9 pm*
Sept 1-30: 9 am-7:30 pm*
Oct 1-Dec 23: 9 am-5 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day
and Dec 24-Jan 1

*Days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, hours are 9 am-5 pm.

Only Service Animals are allowed in the Garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $10
Seniors (ages 65+): $8
Military w/ID: $8
Children (ages 3-17): $6
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $8
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

XMission

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