Concert by Sanjally Jobarteh, Dec. 14 2018 @ Alliance Française

December 4, 2018 at 5:08 pm Leave a comment

Date: December 14, 2018
Venue: Alliance Française Gardens
Time: 7 pm
Tickets: KES 1,500/-

Sanjally Jobarteh (Sandiali Diabaté) is descended from one of the most respected and influential Gambian griot families and son of the iconic kora player Amadu Bansang Jobarteh (Amadou Bansan Diabaté).

Author-composer, arranger, singer and kora player, Sanjally excels in the classical Manding repertoire as well as jazz, blues, electro, house and techno music and afro-fusion. With his daughter, Sona Jobarteh, the first female Kora virtuoso to hail from a West African Griot family, has has founded Gambia’s first academy of music and culture.


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