Keyna Wilkins' new album features a collaboration with Ahwazi Arabic poet and artist Jalal Mahamede, who has been in detention for nine years and is currently held in Brisbane. She tells us how it came about.
Keyna Wilkins is a pioneering Australian/British composer-musician. She was a finalist in the national APRA/AMCOS Art Music Awards for Individual Excellence 2018. Her music is characterised by a fascination with astronomy, First Nations culture, jazz, dance forms and intuitive improvisation.