Foday Musa Suso

Foday Musa Suso

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Foday Musa Suso (b. Sarre Hamadi Village, Wuli District, in the Upper River Division of eastern Gambia) is a musician and composer from the West African nation of Gambia. He is a member of the Mandinka ethnic group, and is a jali. His primary instrument is the kora, but he also plays the gravikord and several other instruments.
Suso emigrated to Chicago in the 1970s, being one of the first jalis to relocate to North America.
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Foday Musa Suso Discography

Albums

Foday Musa Suso Kora Music From The Gambia (Album) Folkways Records & Service Corp. US 1978 Sell This Version
Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso - Watto Sitta (Album) Celluloid, Celluloid France 1984 Sell This Version
Foday Musa Suso Hand Power (Album) Flying Fish (2) US 1984 Sell This Version
Herbie Hancock & Foday Musa Suso Herbie Hancock & Foday Musa Suso - Village Life (Album) Columbia UK 1985 Sell This Version
FF 380 Foday Musa Suso, Tamba Suso, Jarju Kuyateh Foday Musa Suso, Tamba Suso, Jarju Kuyateh - Mansa Bendung, Welcome The King(LP) Flying Fish Records FF 380 US 1986 Sell This Version
Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso - Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza Herbie Hancock, Foday Musa Suso - Aiyb Dieng, Armando Peraza - Jazz Africa (Album) NEC Avenue Japan 1987 Sell This Version
Foday Musa Suso The Dreamtime (Album) CMP Records Canada 1990 Sell This Version
Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Screens (Album) POINT Music US 1992 Sell This Version
Foday Musa Suso Jali Kunda: Griots Of West Africa & Beyond (Album) Ellipsis Arts US 1996 Sell This Version
GBP1112 Jack De Johnette* & Foday Musa Suso Jack De Johnette* & Foday Musa Suso - Music From The Hearts Of The Masters(CD, Album, Enh) Golden Beams Productions GBP1112 2005 Sell This Version
OMM0053 Foday Musa Suso The Two Worlds(CD, Album) Orange Mountain Music OMM0053 USA & Canada 2006 Sell This Version
none Nacha Mendez and Foday Musa Suso Nacha Mendez and Foday Musa Suso - Angelitos Negros(4xFile, Album, FLAC) Not On Label none US 2011
OMM0066 Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso - The Music Of Philip Glass And Foday Musa Suso(CD, Album) Orange Mountain Music OMM0066 US 2011 Sell This Version
LLCT 7308 Foday Musa Suso Sounds Of West Africa (The Kora & The Xylophone)(Cass) Lyrichord LLCT 7308 US Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

CEL 179 Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso Mandingo Featuring Foday Musa Suso - Harima(12") Celluloid CEL 179 US 1985 Sell This Version

Compilations

Uakti / Philip Glass & Foday Musa Suso / John Moran (5) Uakti / Philip Glass & Foday Musa Suso / John Moran (5) - Point Music (Comp) Point Music US 1992 Sell This Version

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