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L'Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste - "O Fortuna" | Oct 21st

Orchestre Symphonique Kimbanguiste is an orchestra based in Kinshasa, the capital of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. They were founded in 1994, and now comprises of over 200 musicians from around the region. This clip sees the choir performing Carl Orff's 'O Fortuna' led by their founder Armand Diangienda.

Ideas for discussion questions:

  1. The caption underneath the video says 'Good music knows neither borders nor colour of skin'. Do you agree?