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The first female Kora virtuoso to come from a prestigious West African Griot family, Sona is a multi-instrumentalist, singer, composer and producer and works alongside highly-respected musicians from around the world.
 
Sona Jobarteh forthcoming shows
3rd-5th May - L'Emoi Du Jazz Festival   Cote D'Ivoire
         
3rd, 4th July - TFF Rudolstadt   Germany
         
10-18th July - Brave Festival   Poland
         
23rd July - WOMAD Festival   UK
         
         
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Gambia's GoldenJubilee:
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Sona and her band were invited by the President of The Gambia to headline at the 50th Independence Golden Jubilee official State Banquet.

 

 


 

SONA RECEIVES AWARD AT
CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY

  Cambridge African Society celebrates Sona's contribution to African Music
  Recently Sona attended the annual award ceremony held by the African Society of Cambridge University where she received an award in recognition of her significant contribution to African music as a composer, singer and multi-instrumentalist.
   

     
Amadu Bansang Jobarteh School of Music  

AMADU BANSANG SCHOOL OF MUSIC
OFFICIAL OPENNING

  Sona alongside her father Sanjally Jobarteh, has founded the first school dedicated to the study of Manding Music in the Gambia. In January 2014 the school was launched, showcasing what the school has to offer for the local children, as well as international students later this year. Kora, balafon, dance, percussion and singing are amongst the classes offered.
   
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FORTHCOMING SHOWS 2015:
         
  3rd and 4th May | L'Emoi Du Jazz Festival Cote D'ivoire Website
         
  3rd and 4th July | TFF Rudolstadt Rudolstadt, Germany Website
         
  10th - 18th July | Brave Festival Wroclaw, Poland Website
         
  23rd July | WOMAD Festival Charlton Park, UK Website
         

         

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