Performance Offerings

Funkadesi is ideally suited for:


past shows & workshops:
Lotus Fest (Bloomington, IN)
Arts & Ideas Festival (New Haven, CT)
Blissfest (Harbor Springs, MI)
Brampton Global Jazz Festival (Brampton, Canada)

Private & Corporate Events

past performances:
Breeders Cup Opening Reception hosted by Bobby Flay
(Lexington, KY)
Walmart Inclusion Forum (Bentonville, AR)
Intercultural Wedding
(Montego Bay, Jamaica)
Google Summit (Chicago, IL)

Performing Arts Centers

past workshops & shows:
Holmes Historical Center
(Detroit Lakes, MN)
Tulsa Children’s Museum (Tulsa, OK)
Krannert Center (Urbana, IL)
Beverly Arts Center (Chicago, IL)


Schools & Universities

past residencies & shows:
Texas Tech University Presidential Series (workshops, panel, concert) (Lubbock, TX)
Lake Forest College Residency (workshops, concert)
(Lake Forest, IL)
UIUC Quincentennial Celebration (Urbana, IL)
Latin School of Chicago – Diwali-themed residency; performance & recital (Chicago, IL)


performances & experiential keynotes:
American Psychological Association Opening Ceremonies
(Toronto, Canada)
BISC-ME Annual Conference
(Detroit, MI)
Asian American Psychological Association Annual Convention Virtual
AAO Ophthalmology Convention
(Las Vegas, NV)



Global Connections Holi

Sat 3/4

Info TBA, Funkadesi 4-5pm


Funkadesi Band at Space

Funkadesi at SPACE in Evanston, IL

Sun 3/5
6pm doors, 7pm show


Curious about private events? Bring us in for one of your own! Weddings, Birthdays, Neighborhood Parties, Conferences, and more!


Thank you family, friends, and fans for the recent Chicago Music Awards "Most Outstanding Group" honor!