Duniya Drum & Dance
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May 2016

9th Annual Fakoly Drum & Dance Project
Hosted by: Fode Seydou Bangoura
An authentic, culturally immersive experience into the world of traditional West African drum and dance. The workshop offers hand drumming and dance classes for the community at any level and any age; beginner through advanced. Instruction is provided by professional master drummers and dancers from Guinea, West Africa and Haiti who are dedicated to sharing their knowledge of traditional percussion and movement.

Drummers: Fode Bangoura, Mandjou Mara, Mangue Sylla, Fara Tolno, Kerfalla Camera (Balafon)
Dancers: Sana Bangoura, Mouminatou Camara, Youssouf Koumbassa, Djenane St Juste, Fara Tolno
Location / Show Tickets Schedule *subject to change Registration / Lodging
Barbara Barker Center For Dance
500 21st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Show Tickets

Saturday 8:00pm Performance "Son Galagny" (Sound of Thunder)
Rarig Center
330 21st Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55455
Dance Class Schedule

Friday May 20th
6-7:30pm Mouminatou Camara
7:30-9pm Fara Tolno

Saturday May 21st
12-1:30pm Youssouf Koumbassa
1:30-3pm Djenane St Juste (Haitian)
3-4:30pm Fara Tolno

8pm Performance "Son Galagny" (Sound of Thunder)
in the Rarig Center

Sunday May 22nd
12-1:30pm Youssouf Koumbassa
1:30-3pm Sana Bangoura
3-4:30pm Mouminatou Camara
Drum Class Schedule

Friday May 20th
6-7:30pm Mangue Sylla
7:30-9pm Mandjou Mara

Saturday May 21st
12-1:30pm Fara Tolno
1:30-3pm Fode Bangoura
3-4:30pm Mandjou Mara

Sunday May 22nd
12-1:30pm Fara Tolno
1:30-3pm Mangue Sylla
3-4:30pm Fode Bangoura
Pre-Registration Special ended 4/30

Drop-In $18/ class

Note: You do not need to specify which classes you
will be taking. Classes can only be used by the registered person.

Workshop Lodging

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