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Wednesday, July 29

Thursday, July 30

Gamble House ‘Upstairs Downstairs’ Tour

The Gamble House

4 Westmoreland Place, Pasadena, 91103

11:00am

(JULY 30) For a limited time this summer the Gamble House will once again open its servants’ quarters for exclusive 90-minute “Upstairs Downstairs” tours. Visitors to the Gamble House from July 30 through August 16 will be able to compare the living quarters of the served with those “in service.” New information recently emerged about the Gamble family and their servants allowing the curators to share more of the personal history of those who lived and worked at 4 Westmoreland Place in Pasadena. Learn just how the Gambles lived in, maintained and appreciated their beautiful Greene & Greene house.

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Sunset Concert: Bassekou Kouyaté and Ngoni Ba

Skirball Cultural Center

2701 N. Sepulveda Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90049

7:00pm

Experience one of Africa’s premier global artists, Malian musician Bassekou Kouyaté, accompanied by his wife, Amy Sacko, and his band, Ngoni Ba. A master of the ngoni—an ancient “spike lute” and precursor to the banjo—Kouyaté combines traditional Malian folk music with propulsive rock rhythms, distortion, and wah pedal. Be there as Kouyaté showcases the spirited tracks from his latest album, Ba Power.

DJ set by KCRW’s Tom Schnabel at 7:00 p.m. Concert begins at 8:00.

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