Robbi 'K' Kumalo honed her chops performing, recording, & touring with artists such as Mary J. Blige, Chaka Khan, Aretha Franklin, Jewel, Diana Ross, Arif Mardin, Deepak Chopra, Rod Stewart, Eileen Ivers, and Harry Belafonte among others.  TV appearances with these artists include Oprah, 60 Minutes, Rosie, The View, VH-1 Storytellers, The Today Show, and Late Night with David Letterman.

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For almost 30 years, she's been transforming audiences thru the bliss of music by delivering impassioned vocals glazed with improvised wit and humor.  Backed by a dynamic band, often with her husband Bakithi Kumalo (Paul Simon Band) on bass, Robbi performs jazz, pop classics, soulful grooves, and melodies in many languages.  As a Teaching Artist, she performs interactive educational outreach concerts & residencies for young audiences. This season will be her last season touring for young audiences, she's retiring in July 2015!!


Poconos Environmental Education Center Wild Things Ball

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Hotel Fauchere, Milford, PA


Join us for PEEC’s annual fundraiser. This event will be held at the Hotel Fauchere in Milford, PA.

Enjoy a live auction and music and dancing with the Robbi Kumalo Ensemble, featuring special guest Bakithi Kumalo from the Paul Simon Band.

Please attend and support the wonderful community and nature.

@125 Age limit: 18+ or w/adult

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Campaign for Artful Resistance: A Celebration of the Arts

St Thomas Aquinas College, 125 Route 340 , Sparkill, NY 10976


Campaign for Artful Resistance: A Celebration of the Arts will by a joyful day of free interactive music, singing and hands-on workshops in theater and art for families and educators. My friends Tom Chapin, Mala Waldron, Christopher Dean Sullivan, and Jon Cobert are also on the bill!

Age limit: All ages

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Original Music w/Robbi

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Campus Square, Between New and Morton streets , Bethlehem, PA


Bethlehem's Farmer's Market is located between New and Morton streets in South Bethlehem, the farmers’ market opens every Thursday from 11 am to 3 pm for the twelfth year in a row.

Reasonably priced, local produce is available at the market for Lehigh students, faculty, and staff and for the residents of south Bethlehem. The market also brings our community together by supporting local farmers and business owners within the Lehigh Valley. Live music from 12-2 P.M., making it the perfect place to enjoy lunch made fresh by a local deli, a peach slushy from Bechdolt’s Orchards, a cupcake from M&B Fairview Farm, or a box of wild wine berries from Lettuce Alone Farm.

For your convenience, some vendors accept EBT and FMNP vouchers and there are metered parking spaces available in the Campus Square parking garage and along Morton and 4th streets.

Age limit: All ages

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The Robbi Kumalo Quartet

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James A.. Michener Art Museum, 138 S. Pine Street, Doylestown, PA


Held at the Edgar N. Putman Event Pavilion.

Jazz Night is an all-inclusive evening featuring:

8 to 10 pm Hors d’oeuvre reception and galleries open. Hearty appetizers and desserts presented by Havana Catering. Refreshments presented by River Horse Brewing Company and Sand Castle Winery.

8:30 – 11 pm Concert with one intermission

All reserved and assigned table seating: $40 per member/ $48 per non-member/student $20 with paying adult. Advance tickets only. - See more at:

40 member/$48 non-member /$20 student with paying adult Age limit: 18+ or w/adult

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