Sona Jobarteh is a Gambian multi-instrumentalist, singer, and composer recognized as the first professional female kora player to come from any of the West African griot dynasties.
Talk by Sona Jobarteh with Julia Ulehla
Western Front is a non-profit
artist-run centre in Vancouver.
We acknowledge the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations as traditional owners of the land upon which Western Front stands.