Episode 20: Senegambian Jazz with Amadou Suso

Have you ever wondered what it would be like to be a musical prodigy? To have shunned school for your passion? In this episode, Caspar speaks to Melbourne-based Gambian musician Amadou Suso. Amadou comes from a family of storytelling musicians, and is considered one of the world's greatest Kora players. He shares his journey from Gambia to Australia. He also tells us about his fusion of traditional Gambian music with jazz and rock through the Senegambian Jazz Band. Produced by Nina Roxburgh with music by Big Gigantic.

 Caspar and Amadou chilling out after a special intimate performance on the Kora

Caspar and Amadou chilling out after a special intimate performance on the Kora