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Going To Guinea: Can You Support?

Greetings, I have been planning a trip to Guinea this Winter to study dr mming and dance through Moustapha Bangoura and his learning program. I first found out about this trip after purchasing his DVD's Tinkanyi 3 & 4 which are Guinea Dance Instructions. As an artist and storyteller one of my biggest principals is supporting the work of those who have laid the foundation we walk on. Now, I am asking for your help to reach my goal to better myself and the community I love and serve. I have a crowdfunding campaign which you can get more details about my plan to do this four week intensive and donate to here. I appreciate all the love and support I have received. I really would not be able to

Village Drum Sounds

For this past 'throwback Thursday' I was on the African village vibrations and I came across a clip of the drummers from Toubakouta, Senegal. This area is a popular destination that sits right between Kaolack and The Gambia. I was told a style of Sabar played with Djembe is called Sabar Wolof. I’ll have to do more research or ask some friends but regardless the combination of Djembe, Djundjuns, and Sabar is spectacular! Check this out!

Live at The Linda Set

We had a such a good time at The Linda opening for Mamadou Kelly! Thanks to everyone that made it out and helped to produce a night of magic as well as those who support from afar. Check out one of the songs dedicated to drummers and dancers we played here!

Mamadou Kelly at The Linda

We’re super excited to be opening for Malian great Mamadou Kelly at The Linda Performing Arts Center in Albany this Saturday! The show starts at 8pm but get there early!! You can also reserve your space today!

Traveling Soul [New Song]

Friends, I have a new song I’d love for you to take a listen to! It’s titled Traveling Soul. Written, produced, and mixed by yours truly. Here’s The YouTube link Here’s The ITunes link Should be up on Spotify shortly. If you subscribe to my page there you’ll get notified of new music and shows. Take care my friends ✌🏾

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