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Barika - The Music of Mali

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Topics: music

Learn how the search for a sound made by an ancestor of the banjo inspired Vermont musician Craig Myers to travel to West Africa, and then hear the impact this exotic instrument has on the New England music scene and his band Barika.

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Barika MySpace Page

 

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