Toto La Momposina embodies that fertile ground where Colombia's African, Indigenous Indian and Spanish cultures mingle to create a unique musical tradition. Her entire life she has dedicated to preserving and representing Colombia's Caribbean coastline traditional music, and that dedication has given her a solid place in the cultural identity of her country. Nonetheless, Sonia Bazanta, the woman, the daughter, the mother, and Colombia's musical ambassador, has a compelling past marked by countless sacrifices and critical moments of survival. Retracing her steps, she embarks on a journey filled with memories of being displaced by civil war as a child, singing in the Paris Metro as a struggling musician, and becoming the renowned world artist she is today. Parallel to her ancestral and personal journey, Toto will travel on her first European tour in 5 years and will engage on a succession of artistic collaborations as a "Cantandora del mundo" during a important creative transition in ...
The woman who lives to sing and who sings to live.