Les freres Guisse
Mary Ann Kennedy presents a session from Les freres Guisse, a trio of Senegalese brothers who combine close harmony singing, acoustic guitars and percussion. Plus new world music.
Mary Ann Kennedy presents a trio of Senegalese brothers in session, Les Frères Guissé. The three brothers Djiby, Cheik and Aliou Guissé originate from the Fouta Tooro area in the North of Senegal. Their music, combining poetic lyrics and close harmony singing, two acoustic guitars and a variety of percussion, is based on different rhythms of the Toucouleur, such as the Yela.
Plus new music from around the globe.