Archive | November 24, 2014

From Mali to Israel, a Musical Bridge

The Israeli pianist Idan Raichel was at the airport in Berlin in 2008 when he spotted the Malian guitarist Vieux Farka Touré and decided to introduce himself. From that chance encounter has blossomed one of the most fruitful and intriguing collaborations in the grab-bag genre known as world music, a pair of critically acclaimed CDs […]

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