Seckou Keita's kora music transcribed for western instruments | Songlines
Tuesday, January 15, 2019

The kora music of Seckou Keita has been transcribed into sheet music

By Tim Romain

Transcriptions of the Senegalese griot's music will be premiered on January 15 at the Howard Assembly Room at Opera North in Leeds

Seckou Keita-©Andy Morgan7-Free.jpg

©Andy Morgan

Register now to continue reading

Thanks for visiting the Songlines website, your guide to an extraordinary world of music and culture. Sign up for a free account now to enjoy:

  • Free access to 4 subscriber-only articles every month
  • Unlimited access to all the latest news stories, features, artist interviews and music guides
  • Our regular email newsletters
Register for free

Already registered? - Sign in here

Save 25% on a Christmas gift subscription

Every gift subscription includes new print and digital issues, free access to our digital archive plus a Top of the World CD & track downloads every issue.


View the Current

Take a peek inside the latest issue of Songlines magazine.

Find out more