Daniel Jatta A Jola musician/scholar from Mandinary, living in Sweden, he pioneered the folkloric and organological study and documentation of his people's principal folk instrument, the akonting (spelled ekonting in French transliteration). Manding Jata [Canada] His performances feature 800 years of Manding (Mali Empire) cultural arts being the Kora, Bambara balafons, ngoni, djembe drum ensemble, flutes, dance, masquerade, acrobatics and Mande songs of celebration and oral traditions.
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A griot is a West African storyteller, singer, musician, and oral historian.
They train to excel as orators, lyricists and musicians.
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