“A Journey through Rhythm”

Dobet Gnahoré © Renée Missel
Francophonie concert

This performance, organized by the French-speaking group of UNESCO, is an invitation to discover or rediscover two talented performers: François Lindemann and Dobet Gnahoré.
Of Swiss-French origin, François Lindemann has a passion for performing interethnic music with traditional artists.

Dobet Gnahoré was born in Côte d’Ivoire and won a 2010 Grammy Award in the category of Best Urban/Alternative Performance for her song “Pearls”.

Organized under the patronage of UNESCO Director-General Irina Bokova and the Secretary-General of the International Organization of the Francophonie, Abdou Diouf.


Type of Event Concert
Start 01.04.2010 16:30 local time
End 01.04.2010 18:30 local time
Date to be fixed 0
Focal point Delegation of Canada/Délégation de Canada
Organizer Groupe francophone de l’UNESCO
Contact 01 45 68 33 92, dl.senegal@unesco.org
Country France
City Paris
Venue UNESCO Headquarters
Street 125 avenue de Suffren
Room Room I
Permanent Delegation Contact
Major Programme
Language of Event French
Estimated number of participants 1300
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