Please note: West Building is now closed through October 7, 2022, to complete an exciting reinstallation of the People’s Collection. During this time enjoy free exhibitions on view in East Building, indoor and outdoor events and programming, and the 164-acre Museum Park. We’re excited to welcome visitors back to a new Museum experience starting October 8, 2022. Learn more about the opening weekend celebration.

Music at the Museum featuring Tumbao

Join us as Tumbao performs virtually from the North Carolina Museum of Art!

Two ways to watch:

– Join a public viewing of the concert in real time, livestreamed on our Museum Park Theater screen. Reserve your free ticket on the right.
– Stream free on YouTube starting at 9 pm on June 15.

Please note that if you reserve a ticket for the Museum Park Theater viewing:

– Social distancing is required.
– No alcohol is permitted.
– Attendees are encouraged to bring chairs or blankets.
– Screening canceled in the event of rain.

Artist bio

Tumbao is a high-energy Latin-fusion ensemble with members from Peru, Venezuela, and the United States. Their sound reflects the many flavors of Latin America and the Caribbean: salsa, bossa, funk, cumbia, Latin rock, R and B, jazz, and brass. Combining thought-provoking lyrics, original compositions, and energetic rhythms, Tumbao channels a message of inspiration, revolution, and consciousness that has earned the band a spot in the hearts of listeners around the world.

Support Tumbao by visiting their bandcamp here.


Jun 15, 2021


9:00 PM - 10:00 PM


Free; registration required


Joseph M. Bryan, Jr., Theater in the Museum Park

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(919) 715-5923
Wednesday through Sunday, from 10 am to 5 pm
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