Niani Badenya, the Mandeng heritage: domba concert of dance
NamesCamara, Bamoussa. (Musician)Bangoura, M'Bemba. (Musician)Kamara, Kewulay. (Host)Sano, Kemoko (Choreographer)Niang, Mamadou (Director)Merveilles d'Afrique (Dance company) (Performer)Ethnic Folk Arts 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 Created: 1997-06-01
Table of ContentsConcert de TamTam -- Mariama -- Kora solo -- Bala solo -- Semgbe de Bagata.
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 2429Shelf locator: *MGZIC 9-5544 (former)
TopicsMandingo (African people) -- DancesMandingo (African people) -- MusicDrummers (Musicians) -- Guinea
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performances
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: Master of ceremonies: Kewulay Kamara.Performers: Performed by Les Merveilles d'Afrique, Guinea: company leader, Bamoussa Camara ; choreographer, Mohamed Kémoko Sano ; musicians, M'Bemba Bangoura (djembe), Bamoussa Camara (djembe), Momojoe Camara (djembe), Keba Cissoko (kora, doun doun), Alisco Diabate (kenkene), Abou Sylla (bala) ; dancers, Moustapha Bangoura, Fatou Camara, Mamassata Camara, Salematou Jansane, Alousseny Soumah.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) (42 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
DescriptionProgram of music and dance from Guinea.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b13380704Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 7b38b390-e87f-0131-a17d-3c075448cc4b
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