Interview with West African Musician Mosi Conde Wed, 2014-05-21 19:43

Our Music editor Alex is joined by Mosi Conde in Soas Radio today for a chat and a live acoustic performance of original music composed on the Kora, Balon, Talking Drum and the Guinean thumb piano.

Mosi comes from a Griot family, the storytellers and musicians of West Africa. He is joining us for an interview ahead of his gig, this Friday in Camden at Green Note, playing a solo set and with his full band. Join us and listen to the sounds of the various instruments he brought to the studio and also songs from his album Kaira Kora Afrika.

Tracks off the album:

1. Canitaya
2. Tooba
3. Kaira Kora Afrika

More info on Mosi Conde on and info on the gig from www,