Djembe and Mande Music/Reference Section 
(last revision 01/11/2000)

RARE OR OUT-OF-PRINT MANDE RECORDINGS

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Over the years various list members have requested help in their search for rare or out-of print recordings of Mande music. This section of our reference pages will compile these requests, hoping that occasional visitors can help committed students and listeners in recovering the lost gems of Mande music.

This site is an ongoing venture, so feel free to submit your request to be posted here. Please include as much information as you have available, to increase the chance that your quest for a certain recording gets the support it deserves!

Please mail all information about the recording you want to Michael Wall at (808)737-3786. Your email address will be published with the information about the title you are looking for.

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LIST OF RARE CDs

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Click on the title you're interested in and the link will take you to the corresponding part of this volume. Once there you can return to this list by clicking on the title since all titles.

Djungdjung
Musique du Mali: Folklore et Musiques de l'Univers: Mali
Bamba Dembele et le groupe Djoliba Percussions
Guinee: Musiques du Fouta-Djalon
Djembefola: Bande originale du film de Laurent Chevalier
Kissima Diabate
Forêt sacreé
Sega Sidibe, 'Rhythmes du Mali'
Amadou et Mariam, 'Couple Aveugle du Mali, vol.1-5'


TITLE: Djungdjung
ARTIST: n.n.
COMPANY: Love Records, Helsinki/Finland
NUMBER: LRLP 12
YEAR: 1969
REMARKS:
CONTACT: Rainer Polak

 
TITLE: Musique du Mali: Folklore et Musiques de l'Univers: Mali
ARTIST: n.n.
COMPANY: Boite a Musique
NUMBER: LD 5772 (Paris)
YEAR: n.d.
REMARKS:
CONTACT: Rainer Polak

 
TITLE: Bamba Dembele et le groupe Djoliba Percussions
ARTIST: Baba Dembele
COMPANY: Syliphone
NUMBER: 8350 & 8351
YEAR: n.d.
REMARKS: these are audio cassetes
CONTACT: Michael Wall

 
TITLE: Guinee: Musiques du Fouta-Djalon
ARTIST: n.n.
COMPANY: Playasound
NUMBER: PS 65028
YEAR: n.d.
REMARKS

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If it's not the same as: 
Guinee: Les Nymakala Du Fouta Djalon 
92530-2 on Qualiton
CONTACT: Michael Wall

 
TITLE: Djembefola: Bande originale du film de Laurent Chevalier
ARTIST: Mamady Keita et.al.
COMPANY: TAKDISC / Rhea Productions
NUMBER: #WM332 69201Q WMD
YEAR: n.d.
REMARKS: This is the soundtrack from Mamady Keita's film "Djembefola"
CONTACT: Michael Wall

 
TITLE: n.n.
ARTIST: Kissima Diabate
COMPANY: n.n.
NUMBER: n.n.
YEAR: n.d.
REMARKS: I have been told of a djembe teacher / player named Kissima Diabate who evidently has 4 CDs released in Germany
CONTACT: Michael Wall

 
TITLE: n.n.
ARTIST: Forêt sacreé
COMPANY: n.n.
NUMBER: n.n.
YEAR: 1970s
REMARKS: Does anyone know where I can get a hold of a recording of the djembe ensemble "Foret Sacree"? They were around in the 70s I think.
CONTACT: Jeremy Chevrier

 
TITLE: Sega Sidibe, Rhythmes du Mali
ARTIST: Sega Sidibe
COMPANY: P & C BAGOLO FO
NUMBER: n.n.
YEAR: 1999
REMARKS: There's a djembe master from Mali (Bamako) now in Amsterdam, Holland.His name is SEGA SIDIBE and there's a set of three CDs that go together.The first one is called : " SEGA SIDIBE, Rhythmes du Mali".This one and the two other ones has the character of a lesson-CD. For the Second CD it reads : "SEGA SIDIBE, Phrases de Solo Volume 1". It contains the dunun part and solo phrases for DANSA, DEMBA FOLY and SOUKOU. For the Third CD it reads : "SEGA SIDIBE, Phrases de Solo Volume 2". It contains the dunun parts and solo phrases of GARAN KE FOLI (rhythm of the leatherworkers) MADAN, and MENDIANI. The label reads only : P & C 1999 BAGOLO FO may have been produced in France
CONTACT: Michael Wall

 
TITLE: Couple Aveugle du Mali, vol.1 - 5
ARTIST: Amadou Bagayoko & Mariam Doumbia
COMPANY: n.n.
NUMBER: Maikano MAILPS 1047 ( vol 1) 
Maikano MAILPS 1051 ( vol 3)
YEAR: 1989 - 1993
REMARKS:  Amadou et Mariam's very first accoustic recordings are five audio cassettes, recorded in Ivory Coast between 1989 and 1993.
CONTACT: Johannes Schya

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