Derek Gripper's Libraries on Fire

November 11, 2016 by Simon Rentner
Filed under Interviews


Derek Gripper

The classical guitarist from Cape Town goes rogue in studying the music of the griot kora masters from Mali. He talks about adapting the music of Toumani Diabaté and others on his latest recording Libraries On Fire.

Derek Gripper plays Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall this Saturday, November 12th with Trio Da Kali.

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