March 24: Mara! at Foundry 616
Mara! returned to the Foundry in Ultimo for a March 2017 show. This is a great jazz venue, with good food, central location and excellent atmosphere.
 
Guest artist Ron Reeves joined the band on darabukka and kenjira, and played a set of Hungarian dances on the firulye, his Hungarian wooden flute. Jen Dornan led the more adventurous audience members in some Hungarian dancing!
 

From Sydney Morning Herald September 4 2016, reviewing our first show at the Foundry:

"....different sound-worlds kept opening up like fresh vistas on a maritime journey."

"Ultimately it is the collective imaginative responses to its influences that makes Mara! such a bright jewel in Australia's world-music crown."

Read the full review here

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