Africa: A Journey Into Music is a Documentary programme.
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Africa: A Journey Into Music: Mali
Series 1, episode 3
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Rita Ray travels to Mali in west Africa, home to a deep musical culture and ancient instruments that are the hallmark of their sound. Mali has produced more Grammy-winning artists than any other African country and this well of talent has drawn in artists and producers from around the world to collaborate with its musicians. While the country has been rocked by Islamist insurgency leading to a ban on music in some areas, Rita finds a traditional way of life and rich musical culture has endured
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