Ivan Akansiima is a multi-instrumentalist, Christian faith worship leader, Jazz musician, composer, arranger, producer, instructor, and researcher from Uganda East Africa. His music is rooted in Ugandan folk music traditions, Jazz, Gospel, Classical, Caribbean, Afro fusion music etc. He has performed professionally for over 15 years in 40 countries, including a national music tour across 50 states in USA and Canada in 2010. Ivan is an area resident and popular contributor to our local music scene who will be accompanied by a bassist and drummer and provide a not-to-be-missed concert. This concert is presented in collaboration with Foundry Hall and is supported in part by grants from The Greater South Haven Area Community Foundation and Entergy Palisades Power Plant.
About South Haven Scott Club:
The South Haven Scott Club, organized in 1883 and open to all, provides about 20 educational and entertaining programs each year and hosts monthly book discussions and community-focused events including a soup luncheon and Breakfast with Santa. The Club owns and maintains its 1893 building which is a designated Michigan Historic Site on the southeast corner of Phoenix and Pearl Streets. For more information, visit http://www.scottclub.org
South Haven/Van Buren County Convention and Visitors Bureau