Saturday evening I went to a concert with my son. We listened to Sousou and Maher Cissoko – two musicians from two countries with different musical traditions who now form both a couple and a band. Sousou is from Sweden, Maher is from Sénégal. They met in Sénégal, when Sousou was learning how to play the kora, a West African instrument. I had heard the band before, I liked it a lot the first time, and even more the second time. Sousou and Maher are excellent kora players, and they also sing well and are good song-writers. They sing about love, about difficulties in life, and indeed also about happiness and joy. During the concert they talked about the difficulties refugees coming to Europe…