Daily Discovery: Toumani Diabaté And The London Symphony Orchestra – Mamadou Kanda Keita (Official Video)

‘Mamadou Kanda Keita’ is extracted of the “very special” collaborative album Korolen by Malian kora master Toumani Diabate and renowned London-based symphony orchestra LSO.
 
“Commissioned as a special project by the Barbican Centre in London and produced by World Circuit, these recordings feature Diabaté and his group of eminent Malian musicians (including Kasse Mady Diabaté and Lassana Diabaté), accompanied by the soaring presence of the LSO, in dedicated arrangements by Nico Muhly and Ian Gardiner and conducted by Clark Rundell“.
 
More info on the album here: https://worldcircuit.lnk.to/korolenID
 

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