Mahamadou is a Malian musician who descend of a "griot" family that plays music since the 13h Century. His father was a great kora player and his brother Toumani is actually the best kora player in the world. Mahamadou grew up in a musical environment and studied music during five years at the INA ( National Institute of Arts in Bamako). He travelled several times to Europe to perform with his band. Mahamadou worked with us on the all process of the creation of the school. He is now the creative director of the school, musical theory and percussion teacher and manager of the musical instruments workshop.