The Anglo-Ethiopian Society

Music, Food - Arkestra Presents Ethiopia YellowWood Adventures

with Krar Collective

Thursday 25th July 2019

18:00 - 23:30 at Unit 12, Brixton Market, Market Row, London SW9 8LD (not on the street, inside Brixton market).

100 tickets only, £25.00 (second release), £30.00 (final release)

An evening of Ethiopian music, food, art & travel, taking you to Addis Ababa and beyond.

Arkestra Presents is delighted to launch with the thrill-seeking YellowWood Adventures a night of Ethiopian music, food, art & travel in the heart of Brixton Market. Partnering with Ethiopian musicians, chefs and artists, Arkestra Presents take you on a journey across a rich cultural heritage of sound, taste and vision.

Headline act Krar Collective brings a colourful feast of mind-blowing Ethiopian grooves. Led by Temesgen Zeleke, a former student of Ethiojazz legend Mulatu Astatke, Krar Collective perform a rootsy yet contemporary take on traditional music from Ethiopia based on other-worldly modes and driven by hypnotic rhythms.

London based Ethiopian Harar Restaurant serves four dishes on injera, the savoury pancake made from the super-grain teff, topped with a combination of vegetarian wats, roasted meats, spices and traditional flavours.

YellowWood Adventures specialises in adventure travel in Ethiopia where the company was founded three years ago. They offer a mixture of trekking holidays and cultural tours, tailoring adventures to suit you, regardless of hiking experience or age.

Your ticket will include Ethiopian cuisine, music, art and tales of adventure - perfect for the curios mind and intrepid soul.

What's included:
- Music
- Art
- Ethiopian coffee
- Ethiopian food
- Included with your ticket are the following four dishes, all served on injera, the savoury pancake made from the super-grain teff:
- 1. beyaynetu - the combination of many vegetarian wats - including yellow split, spinach, lentils & mixed veg
- 2. tibs - roasted meat seared with spices including mita-mita
- 3. doro wat - curried chicken with boiled eggs
- 4. shiro - creamy chickpea-based wat: a national favourite!

Tickets can be purchased via the Arkestra website.

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