Fode Sissoko is the grandson of the king of the kora, Soundioulou Cissokho, of Senegal.¬†Sissoko, who carries on that ancestral wisdom in Los Angeles, has been playing the kora instrument, and other Mande instruments for over 40 years. He has toured globally with renowned companies including Ballet Bugarabu and with…
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