Niani Badenya, the Mandeng heritage: jaliya concert
NamesCissoko, Keba. (Performer)Sylla, Abou (Performer)Kamara, Kewulay. (Host)Niang, Mamadou (Director)African Jaliya Kafo (Musical group) (Performer)Super Manden (Musical group) (Performer)Ethnic Folk Arts Center (U.S.) (Presenter)Museo del Barrio (Presenter)Museum of the City of New York (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
African Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1997-06-01
Table of Contents[Introductions and opening ceremonies] (ca. 11 min.) -- [Instrumental and vocal music] (ca. 15 min.) / performed by Keba Cissoko and Abou Sylla -- [Instrumental and vocal music] (ca. 24 min.) / performed by African Jaliya Kafo: Mahamadou Salieu Suso (kora), Al Haji Papa Suso (kora), Sarjo Kuyateh (vocal), Basiru Jorbateh (kora, balo), Mariama Jorbateh (vocal), Safiatu Suso (vocal) -- [Instrumental and vocal music] (ca. 19 min.) / performed by Super Manden: Abdoulaye Diabate (lead vocal), Foussany Kouyate (N'Goni), Mamadou Diabate (kora), Abou Sylla (bala) ; includes informal dancing onstage by audience members.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 3372Shelf locator: *MGZIA 4-2754 (former)
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by the Ethnic Folk Arts Center in collaboration with Niani Badenya Organizing Committee.Statement of responsibility: Recording made possible by the Jerome Robbins Archive of the Recorded Moving Image of the Dance Collection of The New York Public Library, with the cooperation of the Ethnic Folk Arts Center, Niani Badenya Organizing Committee, Mamadou Niang, El Museo del Barrio, and the Museum of the City of New York.Creation/production credits: Niani Badenya Organizing Committee: Dame Babou, Mamoudou Conde, Sherrif Ceesay, Mamadou Diabate, Malik Faye.Performers: Introductions: Tom van Buren, Sherrif Ceesay.Performers: Master of ceremonies: Kewulay Kamara.Venue: Videotaped in performance at the Heckscher Theater of El Museo del Barrio, New York, on June 1, 1997 ; video director, Mamadou Niang.Funding: Recorded with the assistance of grants from New York State Council on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Physical DescriptionVideocassetteExtent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (68 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionConcert of instrumental and vocal music.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13380710Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 221c6ce0-e880-0131-6901-3c075448cc4b
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