Moustapha Bangoura hails from the West African nation of Guinea. He is a 22-year veteran of the largest and most celebrated dance company from the continent of Africa, Les Ballets Africains. The internationally acclaimed master dancer, drummer, and choreographer has traveled the globe bringing the colorful musical performance traditions of his homeland to audiences worldwide.
Moustapha's mission is to continue to share his expertise while preserving the richness and authenticity of the culture. He is recognized for his thorough and charismatic technique that is deeply rooted in tradition.
In order to help you follow the progress of this video, each rhythm is comprised of: an introduction, the dance, an explanation and breakdown, a reprise, and finally solos.
DVD 1 Dances:
4. Soli Rapide
DVD 2 Dances:
The accompanying CD's are unfortunately not in print any more.