SEKOU KOUYATE & SECTION KORA

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SEKOU KOUYATE & SECTION KORA

The aclaimed Kora virtuoso SEKOU KOUYATE and his family band from Guinea, has impressed the audiences and the press on this years succesful Mexico and Scandinavia tours. The live recorded album is to be released by the end of the year.

“Sekou Kouyate is one of the best Kora player’s in the world” Jacob Edgar, Cumbancha

“Sekou is my master, I always tell him, but he denies” Toumani Diabate

“Kouyate commands the Kora, coaxing from it’s strings an ethereal sound somewhere between
a guitar carved of crystal and a Rennaisance harpsichord. The man is a rare virtuoso” Superjam

“SEKOU KOUYATE ROCKS BIG TIME! Sekou Kouyate from Guinea Conakry must be a
measureless virtuoso of the Kora.” Alexander Agrell, Sydsvenskan

“Sekou Kouyate es un fenómeno” Jose Luis Cruz, Ollin Kan

SEKOU KOUYATE & SECTION KORA

The aclaimed Kora virtuoso SEKOU KOUYATE and his family band from Guinea, has impressed the audiences and the press on this years succesful Mexico and Scandinavia tours. The live recorded album is to be released by the end of the year.

“Sekou Kouyate is one of the best Kora player’s in the world” Jacob Edgar, Cumbancha

“Sekou is my master, I always tell him, but he denies” Toumani Diabate

“Kouyate commands the Kora, coaxing from it’s strings an ethereal sound somewhere between
a guitar carved of crystal and a Rennaisance harpsichord. The man is a rare virtuoso” Superjam

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Past Gigs SEKOU KOUYATE & SECTION KORA

  • 10 | 2014 Lund, Sweden Mejeriet
  • 10 | 2014 Helsingborg, Sweden Dunkers Kulturhus
  • 10 | 2014 Ôrebro, Sweden Ôrebro Kulturhus
  • 10 | 2014 Malmo, Sweden Palladium
  • 09 | 2014 Dramen, Norway Sacred Music Festival
  • 09 | 2014 Fredericia, Denmark Det Bruunske Pakhus
  • 09 | 2014 Halkær, Denmark Halkær Kro
  • 09 | 2014 Aarhus, Denmark Musikhuset
  • 09 | 2014 Copenhagen, Denmark Christians Kirke
  • 09 | 2014 Copenhagen, Denmark Nytorv, Copenhagen World Music Fstival
  • 09 | 2014 Copenhagen, Denmark Diamnaten, Copenhagen World Music Fstival
  • 09 | 2014 Copenhagen, Denmark Celebrate Africa Falkoner Centret
  • 05 | 2014 Mexico City Festival Ollin Kan
  • 03 | 2014 Conakry, Guinea Festival Kora & Cordes

Discography SEKOU KOUYATE & SECTION KORA

  • 2012 DIA Album | Igor Leonardi
  • 2012 FAYA Album | Cumbancha

Media

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Origin

  • Copenhagen DK

Founded

  • 2010

Members

  • Sekou Kouyate Vocal, Kora, Electric Kora, Guitar,
  • Sefoudi Kouyate Kora, Guitar, Vocal
  • Mohamed Kalissa Kora, Percussion
  • Bouba Koyate Bass, Vocal
  • Mohamed Kaba Drums

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