2014-05-09 Music of West Africa

May-9- Music of West AfricaThis weekend brings the Spirit of West Africa festival at the Seattle Center. Which prompts a show filled with the dynamic sounds of the region, from traditional griot music to cross-cultural blends and a slew of guitar music.

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Hour 1
Ali Farka Touré
“Hani” from Radio Mali

Ebo Taylor “Heaven” from Ghana Soundz

Dobet Gnahoré “Awili” from Na Dre

Mamadou Diabate “Djanjo” from Tunga

Khaira Arby “Goumou” from The Rough Guide To Mali (2nd Edition)

Seprewa Kasa “Nkasoo” from Seprewa Kasa

West African Blues Project “Lalumbe” from The Rough Guide To African Blues

Set break — KAOS Community Billboard

Naby Camara & Lagni-Sussu “Tantamba” from Kanteli

Alhousseini Anivolla “Talitin” from The Rough Guide to African Blues

Sia Tolno “Mouka Mouka” from Mouka Mouka

Dounanke Koite “Ouere Hana” from Electric & Acoustic Mali

Mamani Keita “Dounia” from Kanou

Hour 2
Angelique Kidjo
“Lulumbu (with Dr. John)” from Eve

Oumou Sangare “Dugu Kamelemba” from Ko Sira

Samba Touré “Ali Farka” from The Rough Guide To Mali (2nd Edition)

Mah Damba & Mamaye Kouyaté “Denko” from Mali: La Voix du Mandingue

Tiécoro Sissoko “Instrumental” from Keme Borama

Djelimady Tounkara “Adama” from Solon Kôno

Anansy Cisse “Baala” from Mali Overdrive

Lobi Traore “Jama” from Bwati Kono

Set break — Concert Calendar

Toumani Diabaté & Sidiki Diabaté “Bagadaji Sirifoula” from Toumani & Sidiki

Eccodek “Money Tree (feat. Onkar Singh)” from Singing in Tongues

Fanfaraï “Elmina” from Tani

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