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Amadou & Mariam Booking Agency Profile

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Amadou & Mariam are a truly unique and inspirational music act from Mali. The duo is comprised of Amadou Bagayoko and Mariam Doumbia. The two met at Malis Institute for the Young Blind, which they both attended after having lost their vision at a young age. Amadou and Mariam began performing at the institutes Eclipse Orchestra where they found a shared interest in music. Eventually the couple married and began recording music together, Mariam offering her vocals and Amadou on vocals and guitar. Their music has been described as Afro-blues and they often incorporate elements of music from around the globe such as Syrian violins, Cuban trumpets, Egyptian ney, Dogon percussion and Indian tablas. In the span of three decades, Amadou & Mariam have released 8 full-length albums. Their album Welcome to Mali was a nominated for the Best Cotemporary World Music Album Grammy award. Some of their most notable appearances include touring with U2 on their 360 Tour and performing at FIFAs Kick-Off Celebration at the World Cup. The couple continues to put out new music while performing alongside various artists such as Blur, Coldplay, and Pink Floyds David Gilmour. .

How to hire Amadou & Mariam for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Amadou & Mariam.

Amadou & Mariam's current work schedule and location in relation to your event's type, date, budget, and locality will play a primary factor in the acceptance of booking Amadou & Mariam for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Amadou & Mariam, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Amadou & Mariam. After we consult with them, we can circle back with you to provide a personal and accurate quote that includes: final costs, availability, and actual interest in being hired for your specific event or party.
CTI can give you the Amadou & Mariam booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Amadou & Mariam for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Amadou & Mariam booking price is contingent on many variables and the booking fee we show is based on a range derived from our past experience with what will Amadou & Mariam charge for an event. Also, thier speaking fee might be different than the fee shown for the cost to perform or to just appear. Popularity, career stage, along with current demand will cause fluctuations in their speaking price too. The final booking price may be more than what is shown, but you should at least have a budget within that range for them to consider an appearance, performance or speaking engagement.
CTI negotiates on behalf of professional event planners and talent buyers for paid appearances! We cannot give out direct contact information of the Amadou & Mariam agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Amadou & Mariam manager and agent will only work with us if we present them with funded offers for their client to work your event.
There is low probability to book Amadou & Mariam for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Amadou & Mariam agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Amadou & Mariam, because they get many offers to work events that are at or above asking price. It is also important to consider the travel costs when researching the Amadou & Mariam booking fee, as additional expenses like this, as well as an entourage of staff and equipment, are not necessarily built-in to the booking fee range shown. If your budget does not factor that in, then there is no benefit for them to want to be hired. We do not personally speak for Amadou & Mariam, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Performer
Style
World Music
Range
Performer-To Find All Rising Star Categories, African American, Blues, World Music, Blues Style, World Music Style, World Music-African
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