Djembe and Mande Music/Mande Cross Reference 
(last revision 05/10/2001)
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NAME OF RHYTHM: Dansa, Diansa, Jansa, Danca, Danza

 
COUNTRY: Kayes and Kita region of Mali (Le Tambour)

 
OTHER NAMES:

 
REGIONAL/ETHNIC GROUPS: Kasonke ethnic group (Le Tambour) 
Bambara (Drame)

 
RECORDED EXAMPLES INCLUDE:  (TR)aditional, (BA)llet, (MO)dern or (PO)p arrangement 

PERFORMANCE CDS:
Nankama Mamady Keita fmd195 Track6 (TR)
Kassama Percussions Kassoum Diarra 65170 Track 11 (TR)
Les Tambours Du Mali Mamadou Kante 65132 Track 9 (TR)
30 Years of Jembe Adama Drame 65177 Track 3 (solo)
Khassonka Dunun 65187 Track 3 (TR)
The Djembe of Bobo Fa Kiyen Yiriba PS 65195 Track 4 (TR)
Dounounkan YaYa Diallo ED 1195 Track 7 (MO)
Percussion Collective Stephan Rigert Track 3 (MO)
A Compilation Inanna Track 9 (MO)
MOVE Stephan Rigert 666666+2 Track 4 (MO)
Drums of Mali Rhythms of Mali 1001 Track 3 (TR)
Tambours De La Terre V1 Adama Drame B 6773 Track 1 (Solo)
N'Koke  Le Groupe de Mansa Camio CD 981 Track 5
Walla Walla  Ibro Konate LC 6027  Track 1
Village Djembe Drumming Mamadou Sidibe 48139 Track 1, 2 , 3 (TR)

PERFORMANCE CASSETTE:

PERFORMANCE VIDEO:
Show Me The Rhythms for Jembe Vol 1 Kalani
Show Me The Rhythms for Dunun Kalani

PERFORMANCE VINYL:
Rhythms of the Manding Adama Drame

INSTRUCTIONAL VIDEO:
Mali Djembekan Zachariah Combs
Rhythms Traditionnels du Mandingue Vol 2
Moyens - For intermediates (with Solo)
Mamady Keita

INSTRUCTIONAL AUDIO:
Le Tambour Djembe Serge Blanc
Play Me The Rhythms for Jembe Kalani
Show me the Rhythms! - for the Jembe    Vol. 1
http://www.drumlesson.com   
Kalani
 
African Drum Rhythms Study Guide Lennart Hallstom
Live Djembe: Traditional African Rhythms Daniel Genton
West Afrikaanse Percussie Ponda O'Bryan

WRITTEN NOTATION SOURCES:
A Life For The Djembe: Traditional Rhythms of the Malinke Mamady Keita / Uschi Billmeier 
Freebie Handout Kalani
Show Me The Rhythms for Jembe Vol 1 Kalani
Le Tambour Djembe Serge Blanc
The Joy of Drumming Tom Klower
Show Me The Rhythms for Dunun Kalani
Show me the Rhythms! - for the Jembe    Vol. 1
http://www.drumlesson.com   
Kalani
 
Folia Rhythm Catalog Paul Janse
http://www.xs4all.nl/~kaztam/index.html
Larry Morris Catalog  Larry Morris
http://www.emporia.edu/physics/faculty/rhythmca.txt
West Afrikanische DjembeRhythmen Stephan Rigert
Fankani Website Albert Prak
http://www.xs4all.nl/~aprak/fankani
Seourouba Martin Klabunde
http://www.psn.net/~clockwork/diansa.html
JAV Percussion site  Jan Verhaert
http://users.pandora.be/jv/ritmes/rtmctl.htm
S.H.A.R.E.  Lennart Hallstrom
www.djembe.net/share/index.htm
Live Djembe: Traditional African Rhythms Daniel Genton
West Afrikaanse Percussie Ponda O'Bryan


NOTE: Ordering information for all recordings is available at:

Instructional Books, Tapes, CDs, & Videos on Mande Style Drumming
Mande Style Djembe/Dunun Performance CDs
Mande Style Djembe/Dunun Performance Tapes
Mande Style Djembe/DununPerformance Videocassettes

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