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Abdullah Ibrahim Booking Agency Profile

Book Abdullah Ibrahim for your next corporate event, function, or private party.
Perhaps the most gifted African musician working within the fused ancestral streams of African+American music, Abdullah Ibrahim, formerly known as Dollar Brand, is a pianist, composer, arranger, band leader and teacher. His performing career has taken him to Africa, Japan, Australia, the Caribbean, Europe, North America, and India, where he has worked as soloist, and in duo, trio, ensemble and big band formats. He is among the preeminent proponents of music as an healing and transformative tool. He has brought to bear upon his music influences from the artistic royalty of American Jazz and African music(s). The thrust of his gifts is an expression of this lineage. His intention has been secured through his deep Faith. Abdullah Ibrahim's understanding of the far-reaching roots of the healing traditions of both music and people's art is comprehensive . Many who have encountered Abdullah Ibrahim would also call him a teacher...including many of those who make up his worldwide audience. There is no escaping the transformative power of his music should one approach it with receptivity. In this respect he is both teacher and student, standing as exemplar within the chain of transmission which posits that every person is being inexorably drawn home and is capable of both openness and activation, of being taught and teaching, of following the path and leading others along it..

How to hire Abdullah Ibrahim for an event

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Frequently Asked Questions about booking Abdullah Ibrahim.

Abdullah Ibrahim'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 Abdullah Ibrahim for your party. As long as your funding is commensurate to the price range to book Abdullah Ibrahim, CTI will propose your event to the official agency representing Abdullah Ibrahim. 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 Abdullah Ibrahim booking price once we submit your event details to their camp. "How much does it cost to book Abdullah Ibrahim for an event?" is a frequent question we get, but the final Abdullah Ibrahim 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 Abdullah Ibrahim 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 Abdullah Ibrahim agent or help distribute fan mail, personal messages, gifts, requests for free appearances, or donations of time. The Abdullah Ibrahim 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 Abdullah Ibrahim for a party with anything substantially less than the published booking cost price range. We will negotiate with the Abdullah Ibrahim agent on your behalf, but if your funding is not in place then it will more difficult to book Abdullah Ibrahim, 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 Abdullah Ibrahim 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 Abdullah Ibrahim, but in our experience in booking talent for over 25 years, this is generally the outcome of inadequate funding.
Type
Performer
Style
Jazz
Range
African American, Jazz, Jazz-Big Band, Jazz-Big Band-Modern, Jazz-Mainstream, World Music-African, Male
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