Sounds from Southern Morocco: Festival Taragalte | Voice of America

Voice of America visits a traditional Moroccan music festival (video below): In late January, I traveled to the edge of the Sahara Desert in Morocco to participate in an African music festival called Festival Taragalte. It took place in the dunes just outside the dusty oasis town of M’Hamid El Ghizlane or “Town of the Gazelles.” It was the Door of the Sahara or “Porte du Sahara” where the great, trans-Saharan ...