CONCERT PART OF THE 5TH SEASON, AIX-EN-PROVENCE BIENNIAL
The young Casablanca-born Asmâa Hamzaoui is a virtuoso of the guembri, the sacred instrument of the Gnawa culture, resembling a lute. The musicians and singers of her group Bnat Timbouktou (the girls of Timbouktou) renew these hypnotically beautiful musical traditions from sub-Saharan Africa, whose public performance was a male prerogative until now.
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The Medinea network , founded by the Festival d’Aix, encourages and supports the emergence of young artists through a selection of training programmes. A new online programme, “ Medinea On Air ”, [...]