Dances of the Djembe Orchestra: An introduction to LambanAdditional title: Harlem-Girls Production present: An introduction to LambanAdditional title: Introduction to Lamban
NamesFaye, Imani (Teacher)Faye, Imani (Dancer)Chang, Rosana (Producer)Chang, Rosana (Director)Whitney, Malika Lee (Narrator)Felix, Ife (Producer)Buckley, John (Sound designer)Buckley, John (Editor)Mendez, Noel (Videographer)González, Henry (Videographer)Alexander, Paulette (Videographer)Ayinde-Johnson, Kojo (Musician)Kelly, Sean (Musician)Galloway, Christopher (Musician)Hardin, Belynda (Dancer)Alexander, Paulette (Dancer)Ricco, Ayanna (Dancer)
African Dance Video Archive
Dates / OriginDate Issued: 2002Place: New YorkPublisher: Harlem-Girls ProductionsDate Captured: 2002
Library locationsJerome Robbins Dance DivisionShelf locator: *MGZIDF 4818
TopicsFaye, ImaniDance -- Study and teaching -- MaliDance -- MaliMusic -- MaliDrum music -- MaliFolk dance music -- MaliPercussion music -- MaliDance music -- MaliPercussion instruments -- MaliBambara (African people)
GenresFilmed danceFilmed performancesInstructional films
NotesStatement of responsibility: Presented by Harlem-Girls Production.Creation/production credits: Executive producer, Ife Felix ; produced and directed by Rosana Chang ; camera operators, Noel Mendez, Henry Gonzalez ; sound recordist/editor, John Buckley ; additional footage, Paulette Alexander.Performers: Dance instructor, Imani Faye ; narrated by Malika Lee Whitney ; musicians, Kojo Ayinde-Johnson, Sean Kelly, Christopher Halloway ; dancers, Paulette Alexander, Belynda Hardin, Ayanina Ricco.Venue: Videotaped during instruction at a studio, New York, N.Y., 2002.
Physical DescriptionExtent: 1 streaming video file (39 minutes) : sound, color.
DescriptionDance Instructor Imani Faye (dancer and performer) teaches the King's Lamban, one of the many dances from the Old Mali Empire of West Africa. Dancers of the Royal Court of the Bambara people use this style of Lamban for celebrations.
Type of ResourceMoving image
IdentifiersRLIN/OCLC: 911270277NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20646764Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 809d0820-3e88-013b-8ee7-0242ac110003
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