SONA JOBARTEH BAND at Somerville Theatre

Sona Jobarteh Band
Saturday, March 12 2022 8:00PM EST
55 Davis Square, Somerville
$35
Reserved seating

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Born into a griot family from The Gambia that includes her legendary cousin, Toumani Diabaté, Sona Jobarteh is the first woman within the tradition to become a professional virtuoso on the kora, a West African stringed instrument. Effortlessly blending different musical styles, Jobarteh and her electric Afropop band play songs about cultural identity, gender, education, love, and respect. 

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Sona Jobarteh & Band - Bannaya


Sona Jobarteh - GAMBIA (Official Video)


Sona Jobarteh - Kanu (live @TivoliVredenburg Utrecht)