A Suzuki Teacher on Western Theory in West Africa: When it rains in Sabalibougou (one of the poorest neighborhoods in Bamako, Mali, West Africa, the dirt roads turn to rivers. The open markets shut down; travel becomes nearly impossible. And I was traversing through...
Westerners are coming to love West African music, but can we really understand it the way it’s meant to be understood? The Top 10 Ways Western Ideas Muddle Our Experience of West African Music: Here is our list of the top ten ways Western music theory has...
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Anw Nana Bo Aw Yé Ameriki single
Strings Showcase of Mande Melody
U.S. Tour — Oct.-Nov. 2016
Malian String Trio to tour U.S., reveals the Mande touch in jazz and the Blues.
Our schedule is rapidly filling!
Includes Eastman School of Music: September 21-22;
Wake Forest U.: Oct. 16-18.