Kanazoé Diabaté talks about the deficit of balafon teachers in West Africa and his dream to create a balafon school. The interview took place in February 2020, just before his band Kanazoe Orkestra played at the Paris 360 Music Factory.
It was one of the last concerts before the first Covid lockdowns.
Ethnousicolgist David Racanelli and Manding guitarist Djekoria Mory Kanté play "Kulankoma" in Harlem New York in 2018. Griot Ben Salian Kouyate sings in the background. David says, "listen to him shred!" about Djekoria Mory, who was the famous Mory Kanté's lead guitarist until his death in 2020.