Malang Jobarteh

Musician


New York, NY
Kora
1 Follower
4 Played at 4 groupmuses!

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I am a Gambian/Senegalese musician who plays the kora. I was born into a family of traditional Gambian musician/historians that extends back nearly 1,000 years. The kora is a long neck lute harp popular in West Africa. Part of the oral tradition, music for the kora was not written until the 20th century.

Traditional Repertoire

Traditional West African and Western Classical

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Performed groupmuses (4)

Joyful Music in Greenwich Village

  • Friday, August 12, 2022, at 7:00 PM
  • Greenwich Village New York, NY

This groupmuse happened about 2 months ago

High Tea Comes to Bed-Stuy Groupmuse!

  • Saturday, August 24, 2019, at 7:00 PM
  • Bedford-Stuyvesant NY
This groupmuse happened about 3 years ago

West African Kora with Malang Jobarteh

  • Tuesday, July 2, 2019, at 7:00 PM
  • East Flatbush/PLG NY

This groupmuse happened about 3 years ago

Juneteenth with the African Harp (Kora)

  • Wednesday, June 19, 2019, at 7:00 PM
  • North Williamsburg NY

This groupmuse happened over 3 years ago