Watch TV report on the Master Musicians of Joujouka festival

Master Musicians of Joujouka Festival, May 2024 © Fadel Senna / AFP

Film report from May edition of the Master Musicians’ festival in their village.

The Master Musicians of Joujouka filmed live at their festival in the village recently is reported by French broadcaster TV5 Monde.

The film features live performance and interviews with Mohamed El Hatmi, also known as the dancer Boujeloud, and Master Musicians of Joujouka manager Frank Rynne.

The report published by TV5 Monde said: “Chaque année, un festival confidentiel attire des passionnés du monde entier dans les montagnes marocaines, où ils peuvent entendre résonner le Joujouka, une musique millénaire aux influences soufies.”

Translation: “Every year, a confidential festival attracts enthusiasts from all over the world to the Moroccan mountains, where they can hear the sound of Joujouka, an age-old music with Sufi influences.”

Watch the video report here via TV5 Monde

Read more reports from the Master Musicians of Joujouka festival here

The Master Musicians of Joujouka have announced details of next year’s festival in the village scheduled for 23-25 May 2025. For more information and to book click here