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Derek Gripper

Derek Gripper has been played on NTS shows including The Do!! You!!! Breakfast Show w/ Charlie Bones, with Kaira (Peace) first played on 11 May 2015.

In his latest recording “One Night on Earth: Music from the Strings of Mali”, Derek Gripper has arranged and performed on classical guitar the compositions of legendary Malian musicians Toumani Diabaté, Ali Farka Touré and Ballaké Sissoke. The extraordinary feat of this recording can only be imagined when one considers that this music was originally composed for and played on the kora, a 21 string African harp-lute, one of Africa’s most beautiful of instruments. UK’s top world music…

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Jarabi (Passion)
Derek Gripper
Matsuli Music2015
Jarabi (Passion)
Derek GripperMatsuli Music2015
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Kaira (Peace)
Derek Gripper
Matsuli Music2015
Kaira (Peace)
Derek GripperMatsuli Music2015
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