Category: Artist Features
Paola Prestini is the co-founder and artistic director of National Sawdust as well as a composer who takes inspiration from otherworldly subject matter, from magicians to the Hubble Telescope. Here, Prestini reflects on her career and discusses current projects.
Balla Kouyaté might be the only person in the world who can trace his musical heritage back to a 13th-century ancestor. Now, this master of the balafon demonstrates the ancient instrument and its construction.