November 15, 2011 - 6:06pm
Revolutionary African artist Bassekou Kouyate and his band Ngoni Ba unpack the lutes this Thursday.
Bassekou Kouyate’s axe of choice is a ngoni lute, a string instrument native to Africa that appears to wield limited musical capabilities by its small, handmade stature. However, in his hands this instrument commands the large band of Ngoni Ba as they oversee packed stadiums and festivals...