Ballaké Sissoko, one of Mali’s greatest kora players, joins forces once again with cellist Vincent Ségal for one special night at In the Round Festival.

Elegant, soulful and unexpected, get lost in this thrilling duet from Ballaké Sissoko and Vincent Ségal. The unlikely duo caught the music world by surprise with the perfect collision of Sissoko’s cascading kora and Ségal’s stately cello.

Enjoy the spiritual kinship of these two gifted musicians as they perform from their Nø Førmat album, Musique de Nuit.

Ballaké Sissoko will be supported by South African cellist Abel Selaocoe who moves seamlessly across a plethora of genres and styles, from collaborations with world musicians and beatboxers, to concertos and solo performances.

Surround yourself in music with the ultimate gig experience at In the Round Festival. Renowned for eclectic line-ups performing special, one-off gigs with full seating set around our circular stage, you’ll get closer to your favourite artists and treated to the bespoke shows that see collaborations and surprises, all making for a truly unique and special experience.