Brand new for 2016!
With 72 rhythms in total, this new fabulous tome contains 25 traditional rhythms, including 9 dununba rhythms, as well as farming, initiation, wedding and many others. There are also 47 rhythms that are new creations and adaptions. Most are by Mamady with a few from various ballets for which he has played. In this book, Mamady takes his decades of experience and weaves a new musical tradition. In this tradition we know not only the meaning and use of the rhythms, but also who created them.
A must-have for any djembe and Mamady aficionado.
Plus, there is audio included with the Book!
We will send you download link for the mp3’s once your purchase has been made. For each rhythm of the 21 rhythms listed below, there are tracks for: Djembe 1, Djembe 2, Dununba, Sangban, Kenkeni, & Ensemble (i.e. all together).
- Balandugu Sila
- Dunun Kuda
- Seli Karo