Looking for advice on the music scene during planned trip to Ethiopia. Interested in both traditional music and the contemporary scene. We'll have some time in Addis Ababa and will also be doing the northern historic circuit. Hope the destimnation experts can point us to places in Addis Ababa, Bahir Dar , Gondar, Axum , Lalibela where we can attend performances. Thanks for your help. Addis has many culural restaurants where in the evening a show is put on with a live band playing traditonalinstrumentsand a dance group who perform the dances of the diffferent ethnic groups. The best places change as staff musicians, dancers move around. I think that currently the best for traditional music are:. Traditional Food,drinks, Music at the same time.
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Yirga accentuated with the kind of ornaments and leaps characteristic of Ethiopian music. The resurgent music scene is far from the only change occurring in this frenetic city of nearly four million. Bulldozers have created canyons between the palm trees planted on busy boulevards to make way for a light rail system, set to debut in Domed Orthodox churches and tiny stalls with tin roofs and painted signs are interspersed with brand-new skyscrapers, glass-fronted malls and the spaceship-like complex that houses the headquarters of the African Union. During rush hour, visitors can spend a lot of time listening to Ethiopian pop in the Soviet-era blue Lada sedans that serve as taxis. But even though Ethio-jazz dates from the s, its reappearance in the capital is a fairly new development. For nearly two decades until , the country was ruled by a Communist military junta, the Derg, and its dictatorial leader, Mengistu Haile Mariam. There was an evening curfew in place, so the nightclubs, concert spaces and traditional music houses called azmari bets that had been vital parts of society essentially ceased to exist. Many musicians, along with hundreds of thousands of other Ethiopians seen as fomenting opposition to the regime, were killed, jailed or exiled.
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