Fiche Groupe
Musique
Symmetric Orchestra
Mali
Metteur(s) en scène : Toumani Diabaté

Français

Le Symmetric Orchestra dirigé par Toumani Diabaté se compose de musiciens issus de la tradition mandingue. Le groupe présente un mélange d’instruments traditionnels et d’intruments modernes.

English

The Symmetric Orchestra led by Toumani Diabaté is composed of musicians (mostly griots) from the across the old Mande Empire of west Africa, who play a mix of traditional instruments including the kora, djembe, balafon and bolombatto, as well as modern ones like the guitar and electronic keyboard.