REVIEW: Hana Zagorová’s jubilee selection “1968 – 2020” hides shortcomings in a shiny box

In recent days, news about the poor health of one of our biggest singing stallions, Hana Zagorová, has been circulating on the Internet. Either way, the desire to sing our multiple golden nightingale is definitely not waning. And the fact that he still has something to say with his current work is also proved by … Read more

South African jazz: the musical selection of “World Africa” ​​# 88

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical products from or inspired by the continent. This week, head to South Africa, where jazz is more alive than ever, whether solo or in collective. « The Wedding », d’Abdullah Ibrahim “At 6 years old, I touched my first piano note with the tip of my index finger”, … Read more

At the North Hospital of Marseille: “The selection, we have been operating for several days”

Marine Merono (center), in the intensive care unit of the North hospital in Marseille, December 31, 2021. FRANCE KEYSER / MYOP FOR “THE WORLD” Doctor Jean-Marie Forel hangs up his phone and puts it away in his blue block pants. He has just refused the transfer of a Covid-19 patient to his department. “66 years … Read more

They went to Colors: the musical selection of “World Africa” ​​# 86

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical products from or inspired by the continent. This week, we are offering you a detour to Berlin where, since 2016, the Colors studio has been highlighting emerging artists by inviting them to sing one of their pieces, most of the time alone in front of the … Read more

Cuisine, jeunesse, mode, photo, histoire… la sélection Afrique de livres pour les fêtes

A court d’idées cadeaux pour les fêtes de fin d’année ? Le Monde Afrique vous a concocté une sélection de beaux livres qui célèbrent le continent. Dans l’œil des photographes OMAR VICTOR DIOP/GALLERIE MAGNIN-A Omar Victor Diop Avec sa nouvelle série photographique « Allegoria », le jeune artiste sénégalais Omar Victor Diop débute un nouveau chapitre de son … Read more

From island to island: the musical selection of “World Africa” ​​# 83

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical products from or inspired by the continent. This week, direction Reunion, where the Indian Ocean Music Market (Iomma), from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 December in Saint-Pierre (south). This event, organized by the Scènes australes association with the support of various partners (the region, the European … Read more

Desert blues: the musical selection of “Africa World” # 82

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three new musical products from or inspired by the continent. This week, honor to the« assouf » (“Nostalgia”, in Tamasheq), this desert blues popularized in particular by Tinariwen, Bombino and Mdou Moctar. Like the Tuareg, this music plays with borders and resonates equally well in Algeria with the group … Read more

Two legends and a nugget: the musical selection of “World Africa” ​​# 81

Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three musical novelties from or inspired by the continent. This week, it’s time for reissues with several vinyls by Fela Kuti, a selection of tracks from Ségou’s Super Biton and an album by Cape Verdean Tchiss Lopes. “London Scene», de Fela Anikulapo Kuti It was partly in the legendary … Read more

The discoveries of “Africolor”: the musical selection of “World Africa” ​​# 79

To stay up to date with African news, subscribe to the “Monde Afrique” newsletter from this link. Every Saturday at 6 a.m., find a week of current events and debates treated by the editorial staff of World Africa. Each Wednesday, The World Africa presents three musical novelties from or inspired by the continent. This week, … Read more

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