If there’s any instrument in the quiver of American music that can simultaneously summon heartbreak, salvat
John Tyree (1914-?) performs a rendition of the traditional Scots-Irish ballad-turned American banjo standa
Bernard Diedhiou is a Jola akonting player from the Kognout region of Casamance, who lives with his family
The buchundo is an instrument similar to the akonting (ekonting) played by the Manjago people of Senegal a
Watcha plays the song Basungouté. The akonting (or ekonting) is a folk lute of the Jola people.
Daniel Laemouahuma Jatta plays an akonting (ekonting) song composed by his father.