Favorite kora recordings?

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  1. Bryan T

    Bryan T guitar owner Silver Supporting Member

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    What are your favorite kora recordings?
     
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    i remember digging toumani diabate in the 80s. do not remember a favorite but just found this...

     
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    I think this is out of print now...but, it's pretty great:



    Also, this father and son duet record is pretty sublime:

     
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    Hard to pick: Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita's album of duet's is gorgeous, but the pinnacle for me is Toumani Diabate and Ballake Sissoko's New Ancient Strings.
     
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  5. Bryan T

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    Thanks everyone! I’m going record shopping in a bit, so keep the suggestions coming.
     
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    Kora stylings on a guitar, lovely.

     
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    amazing stuff, I'll be spending a bit of time on youtube poring over these guys material. thanks.
     

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