Traditional West African Music
First of all, I managed to catch two performances of Traditional West African music bands at Festival Rare Talents.
Secondly, it was the festival’s closing performances on Saturday 28th May 2016 in Montreuil (Paris). I’m glad I didn’t miss them! I truly enjoyed the performances!
Traditional West African BANDs
The support band was Ibrahim Keita and Nankama from Burkina Faso.
The main band was Sékouba Bambino from Guinea. The latter band is composed of:
- Sékouba as lead singer,
- a choir from Mali
- and musicians from Sénégal.
To know more about these respective bands, check their Facebook pages:
Sékouba has a little biography in English here:
FESTIVAL LIVE RECORDINGS
Finally, I haven’t taken pictures at the event. But don’t worry, you’ll get plenty of videos!