Koroleko, meaning “traditional” in Bambara language (also known as Bamanakan), are a thrilling, original, and contemporary West African music band; that has performed extensively across the UK and Europe. Headed by the charismatic and talented multi-instrumentalist Moussa Dembele, a griot from Burkina Faso and Mali. The band is currently made up of six phenomenal musicians from Africa and Europe. Moussa performs on balafon, kora, n'goni, percussion and vocals; and is accompanied by a kick drummer, a djembe player, saxophonist, and a bass player. The band have been enrapturing audiences for the past three years with their infectious rhythms and energetic performances.
Get in touch if you are looking to create an unforgettable event featuring the very best of West African music.
Koroleko can be booked as a full band or a reduced version for festivals, private parties and weddings.
We look forward to hearing from you.
AND SOME PHOTOS
MOUSSA ON BALAFON
MASON ON SAXOPHONE
MIREIA ON BASS
SENEKE ON DJEMBE
PETE MURRAY ON GUITAR
ON DRUM KIT