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Sat, Jun 10


Ojai Music Festival

Ojai Music Festival / Omar's Journey

Rhiannon GIDDENS/Michael ABELS Omar’s Journey

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Time & Location

Jun 10, 2023, 8:00 PM – 10:00 PM

Ojai Music Festival, 201 S Signal St, Ojai, CA 93023, USA

About the event

8:00PM   OMAR’S JOURNEY Libbey Bowl

Seckou Keita kora  Justin Robinson fiddle Rhiannon Giddens soprano Cheryse McLeod Lewis mezzo-soprano  Limmie Pulliam tenor Michael Preacely bass-baritone Ojai Festival Ensemble

Music from Senegal and the Carolinas Rhiannon GIDDENS/Michael ABELS  Omar’s Journey  World Premiere

An Ojai-commissioned work for voices and chamber ensemble drawn from the opera Omar, by Rhiannon Giddens and Michael Abels, framed by traditional music that traces the journey of the real-life Omar Ibn Said from Senegal to the Carolinas.

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