Video footage

The videos presented here document three distinct genres of dance-drumming from Mali:

  • Jembe (Jenbe, Djembé) drumming and dance from Bamako and the regions to its south, called Manden and Wasulun
  • Khasonka (Kassonké, Xasonka) dundunba drumming and dance from the region of Kayes in western Mali
  • Bamana (Bambara) bòn drumming and dance from the Ségou region of south-central Mali

Some more footage of is available at Vimeo and Youtube.