The American debut of "Malinke Rhythms, Dances, & Songs of Guinea." Filmed entirely on location in Famoudou's compound in Conakry, Guinea in 2008, this DVD offers an intimate glimpse of one of the greatest drummers and family legacies of our time. Rhythms, dances, and songs from the source. Enjoy!
Part one of the DVD includes musicians and dancers from Famoudou's family, with arrangements by Sire Diallo. Part two includes a concert featuring Famoudou Konate, Nansady Keita, Sayon Camara, M'andi Kourouma, Sekou Conde, Sidafa Kouyate, Mamady Kouyate, Bandougou Konate, Fanta Diawara, and Fanta Kourouma.
Running time 84 minutes plus Bonus Features. NTSC format (NTSC is the North American version that plays on American DVD players and most laptops).
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