Niani Badenya, the Mandeng heritage: djembe dance workshop with Youssouf Koumbassa
NamesKoumbassa, Youssouf (Teacher)Bangoura, M'Bemba. (Instrumentalist)Niang, Mamadou (Director)Fareta School of Dance and DrumEthnic Arts Folk Center (U.S.) (Associated name)Museo del Barrio (Host)Museum of the City of New York (Associated name)New York Public Library. Dance Collection (Associated name)
African Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 1997
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2426Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5540 (former)
TopicsDrummers (Musicians)Dance -- Study and teachingChild dancersDance, Black -- United States
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesField recordings
NotesStatement of responsibility: presented by the Ethnic Folk Arts Center in collaboration with Niani Badenya Organizing Committee ; coordinated and presented by Fareta School of Dance and Drum.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.Citation/reference: Presented in conjunction with Niani Badenya, the Mandeng heritage of unity.Creation/production credits: Niani Badenya Organizing Committee: Dame Babou, Mamoudou Conde, Sherrif Ceesay, Mamadou Diabate, Malik Faye.Performers: Dance instructor: Youssouf Koumbassa.Performers: Drummers: Moustapha Bangoura, Aly Diabate, M'Bemba Bangoura.Venue: Videotaped at the Harbor Performing Arts Center 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) (47 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionDance workshop (ca. 38 min.) / taught by Youssouf Koumbassa to a group of adults and children -- Outdoor festivities, including dancing and drumming (ca. 5 min.).
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13380708Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 49160ed0-e87f-0131-1d53-3c075448cc4b
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