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Botri/Suwalski Rhythm & Wind Quartet WHAT I MEAN

Traditional World/Folk DKK 108kr voksen entre/ 78 student entre

. This international group plays original compositions that combines inspiration from jazz and traditional music from Senegal, Ghana, Sweden and Denmark. Rhythm & Wind Quartet is formed by leading flutist and percussionist from Ghana Dela Botri together with Danish sax player Katrine Suwalski. The two just released a new single: What I Mean. This follows their duo album: Ghana Calling from 2018. Rhythm & Wind Quartet features also Danish based percussion master Ayi Solomon from Ghana and 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 cent...

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

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