- 22 July 2022 - 20:30 /

Anagram of her first name, Samëli is also the name of the language she sings, a dialect invented by the author, which gives everyone free rein to their imagination. We cannot resist the bewitching charm of the voices that intertwine between singing and choir, to blend in unison with the melodies. The interpretation is soft and fair, as is the calm and talented playing of the musicians. On stage, Mélissa expresses herself with body and voice. Then the resonance of his words finds a meaning specific to each one. We can think of artists such as Ayo, Irma or even the sublime singer and kora player Sona Jobarteh, so dear to Mélissa's heart, but the resemblance ends there because Samëli is quite apart.