Farida Amadou

Farida Amadou & Julien Desprez

Farida Amadou started music by singing and playing the guitar mainly self-taught. A few years later, she started playing jazz and hip-hop on the bass guitar, her main instrument since 2011. In 2013 she immersed herself in free improvisation, notably with percussionist Tom Malmendier with whom she founded the duo Nystagmus in 2014.

Farida Amadou 4th July - Mont des Arts - 18:00

Farida Amadou (born 1989) is a self-taught bassist based in Liège, Belgium. As an autodidact, Amadou draws the most exciting sounds from her bass without losing sight of the musicality. During her short musical career, she gained recognition nationally through stimulating collaborations with people such as Peter Brötzmann, Thurston Moore, Mette Rasmussen and Julien Desprez. 

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