Throwing Voices: Imam Baksh, Heir of the Cursed & Roseanne Watt

Wed 21 Aug 15:45 - 17:15

The Spiegeltent

£15.00, £12.00

Throwing Voices: Imam Baksh, Heir of the Cursed & Roseanne Watt

A Caribbean-Scots Musical Conversation

Throwing Voices is a unique collaborative project looking at how local language, culture and tradition can resonate across linguistic divides. Using selected objects and words, Guyanese writer Imam Baksh and Shetlandic poet, filmmaker and musician Roseanne Watt share new music, verse, songs and discussion. The authors have worked with acclaimed Glasgow-based Kenyan musician Heir of the Cursed (aka Beldina Odenyo Onassis) to create a boundary-crossing performance exploring the similarities and differences between Caribbean and Shetlandic cultures. Supported by the Scottish Government’s Festivals Expo Fund

Part of our Indigenous Voices series of events.

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