Abdelatif Lahlou, also known popularly as Lahlou, is proud to be a professional raita player. He performs under several mkadems (masters of the aissawa brotherhood). The leading mkadem (and one of the most known and respected ones) whom Lahlou currently plays with, is known as El Btahi. Aissawa is a religious brotherhood founded hundreds of years ago and is known for the spiritual music it plays.
This resource is part of the Travels with Music: Morocco collection.