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Rhythm & Wind Trio feat. Lamine Cissokho (INT)

World/Folk DKK 110 kr. voksen ( +9.12 gebyr)/ 60 kr students (+7.24 gebyr) (MobilePay/Cash only)

The group plays original compositions that combines inspiration from jazz and traditional music from Senegal, Ghana, Sweden and Denmark. Rhythm & Wind Orchestra was formed by leading flutist and percussionist from Ghana Dela Botri together with Danish sax player Katrine Suwalski. Together they sent out a duo album: Ghana Calling in 2018. The Trio, includes also Danish based percussion master Ayi Solomon from Ghana. On this concert they feature the fabulous kora player Lamine Cisshoko from Senegal/Sweden. Lamine Cisshoko says: ”I am inspired by the mandingo melodies inherited from my griot ancestors. I weave and braid together jazz tunes with oriental melodies, nordic folk music and improvisations. My kora is a soft and mystic companion, my voice for harmony and respect.”
Lamine Cissokho is from Casamance region in southern Senegal, and comes from a family of mandinka griots, whose traditions date back to the 14’th century. The kora is passed from father to son, so are it...

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Line up:
  • Lamine Cissokho (SEN/S): Kora
  • Dela Botri (GH): Flute & Percussion
  • Katrine Suwalski (DK): Saxophone, Flute, Vocal
  • Ayi Solomon (GH/DK): Percussion, Vocal

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