Burkina Faso: BOX SET
... ambitious releases to date: A spectacular three-LP box set of landmark recordings made in Burkina Faso
by Hisham Mayet during three expeditions from 2013-15, housed in a breathtaking full-bleed ... secular music of the regional balafon or xylophone revered by the Lobi people of southwestern Burkina Faso
. In Lobi culture, the balafon performance is not simply music; it is a form of ...