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Cheick Hamala Diabate / Bio

Cheick Hamala Diabate is a West African historian in the Griot tradition, and a world-recognized master of the ngoni, a Malian traditional instrument. A sought after performer, lecturer, storyteller and choreographer throughout Africa, Europe, Asia and Canada, Cheick Hamala began touring in the U.S. in 1995. His performances have been featured at such notable venues as The Smithsonian Institute, the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Fest and many of the top festivals across the US.

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Cheick Hamala Diabate
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Cheick Hamala Diabate
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World / African / Acoustic

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New Orleans, LA
Sound Advice Management / Kimball Packard

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