cropped-cropped-IMG_4280.jpgRaaga Trio plays a subtle blend of jazz and traditional West African music and was created in 2007 following a meeting of three musicians all from different backgrounds.The word “Raaga” meaning “market” comes from the local Morée dialect from Burkina Faso which fittingly describes the way these musicians create their music - like exchanges in a west African market! Drawing on their own style and searching for new ways of creating compositions in a completely organic way, Raaga Trio soon developed a synergy in their compositions - they never talk about what they are going to play - they just play.

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