Mose Fan Fan Live in Session
Lopa Kothari presents new music from around the world and a live session from leading Congolese guitarist Mose Fan Fan, one of the 'grand old men' of African music.
Lopa Kothari with new sounds from around the globe and Congolese guitarist Mose Fan Fan live in session.
Mose Se Sengo 'Fan Fan' is considered to be one of Congo's leading guitarists and one of the 'grand old men' of African music. He forged his career in the early 1960s on the new wave of Congolese rumba that swept out of Leopoldville (as the DRC's capital, Kinshasa, was formerly known). Playing in bands such as Jazz Baron and Orchestra La Revolution and OK Jazz. He left Kinshasa in 1975 and after living in Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania he settled in Britain in 1984. Tonight he will be playing tracks from his latest album 'Musicatelama'.