Kora! – Video
The kora is a beautiful, harp-like instrument from Africa. It has a unique setup: two alternating rows of strings, allowing the performer to play bass, melody, and accompaniment simultaneously. Toumani Diabate is a 71st-generation musician from Mali and a master of the kora.
By Annie B. Bond, the best-selling and award-winning author of five healthy/green living books, including Better Basics for the Home (Three Rivers Press, 1999), Home Enlightenment, Clean & Green (1990), and most recently True Food (National Geographic, 2010 and winner of Gourmand Awards Best Health and Nutrition Cookbook in the World). She has authored literally thousands of articles and was named “the foremost expert on green living” by Body & Soul magazine (2009).Kora! – Video,