Influence: Asian , African
About "Joyful World"
Listen to the album 'Terri Kunda' out now:
This is a live performance of the track `Joyful World`

Gao Hong (Chinese pipa master) and Kadialy Kouyate (Senegalese kora), play captivating music with skilful balance of composition and improvisation. The two instruments and musicians converse through the expression of the strings – exchanging cultural stories, traditions and musical styles.

“Our music will not just be Chinese or Senegalese, it will be a new form of world music that melds styles and sensibilities from two continents.” – Gao Hong

☆☆☆☆☆ “…the music flows in a manner that feels both composed and improvised… an album that radiates a playful unity” - Songlines

☆☆☆☆ - RnR

“Sparkling results” - Muzikifan

“Excellent examples of the synthesis of music from two cultures…” - Jazz Quad

“... shows what can be achieved when complementary forces come together. It shines a light on the new possibilities that can arise when people from all cultures open their hearts to each other”
- Concertzender