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Noumoucounda Cissoko
Born in a griot family of musicians, El Hadj Noumoucounda Cissoko is a kora player, percussionist and vocalist from Senegal. Noumoucounda Cissoko explores the explosive possibilities of the kora, as he cleverly moves between genres, lacing blues, jazz, and rock with his own griot traditions, Senegalese pop, mbalax, and hip-hop. 

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Noumoucounda Cissoko

August 11, 2017

Music

Noumoucounda Cissoko explores the explosive possibilities of the kora, as he cleverly moves between genres, from blues and jazz to hip-hop and rock, fused with his griot traditions, Senegalese pop and mbalax. Hailed as the Jimi Hendrix of the kora, he is an artist gifted with a sense of improvising and extraordinary adaptation.

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Everyone: FREE
Fri, August 11
9:30pm–11:00pm
Concert Stage
235 Queens Quay West
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