Taragalte

Taragalte, the festival under the stars is a celebration of nomadic culture, with musicians from all over Africa and takes place among the dunes of the Moroccan desert, next to the village of M’Hamid el Ghizlane.

Placed at the geographical end of any Moroccan road, Taragalte is rather the symbolic beginning of something new. The Desert, within its endless lonely land become the tool for people to overcome borders and limits, which turn into mere imaginary lines on the sand. This is the land of free men (Tamazgha), the Berbers. And it is by witnessing their musical trades and mingles that we find out a new universe of relations, stories, musical patterns, artists and poets…