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John Hughes Kora (West African Harp)

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From Brattleboro, VT

Will travel 10 miles from Brattleboro

$250 - $2500 per event
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The kora is a traditional harp of the Mandeng people of West Africa. Their ancestral homeland included what is now Mali, Senegal, The Gambia, Guinea and Burkina Faso. The kora is, arguably, the most complex stringed instrument from the continent of Africa and has a been in existence for nearly a thousand years. In traditional Mandeng society, it was played exclusively by certain families who we ... Read More ▶

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