Kora­ playing maverick Jally Kebba Susso takes you on a journey into past, present and future with his wonderful 21­string West African instrument.

Born and raised into 74 generations of Gambian musical heritage, for the last 20 years Jally Kebba Susso has forged a new trajectory for the kora moving through a myriad of genres such as jazz, rock, Afro­funk and electro.  Whether rocking large festival stages or stirring intimate venues, his Afrocentric genre-bending compositions have generated a new audience for the kora, and earned him the reputation as a pioneering force on the London global music scene, dubbed by Songlines Magazine as 'London’s favourite griot’. Expect an enchanting musical celebration from Jally and his trio that is immediately accessible and uplifting and yet filled with nuances and intoxicating rhythmical layers.