Alhassane Camara

West African

san francisco

instructor

West African Dance - Online

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Find class details on duniyadance.com. Online classes are held via Patreon. Get unlimited access to Joti, Bongo and Alhassane's classes $15-30/month when you join their Patreon. All Levels. Beginners Welcome. This high energy class will focus on the dances and rhythms of Guinea, West Africa. Joti has studied West African dance from Guinea for over a decade with master dancers Moustapha Bangoura, Alseny Soumah, Naby Bangoura, Youssouf Koumbassa and Mamady Sano. She has traveled numerous times to the region to study with dancers from the national ballets in Conakry, Guinea. Joti is the Artistic Director of Duniya Dance and Drum Company, choreographing and performing various dance styles from India, Guinea, and combining forms to create her own unique style. The class will be accompanied by drummer Bongo Sidibe from Conakry, Guinea, who has studied with Mamady Keita at his school Tam Tam Mandingue, Conakry. Bongo is the Musical Director of Duniya Dance and Drum Company, founder of the international reggae band Wontanara, and has performed with the Grateful Dead, Rhythm Village, and Black Nature of the Sierra Leone Refugee Allstars.

Find class details on duniyadance.com. Online classes are held via Patreon. Get unlimited access to Joti, Bongo and Alhassane's classes $15-30/month when you join their Patreon. All Levels. Beginners Welcome. This high energy class will focus on the dances and rhythms of Guinea, West Africa. Joti has studied West African dance from Guinea for over a decade with master dancers Moustapha Bangoura, Alseny Soumah, Naby Bangoura, Youssouf Koumbassa and Mamady Sano. She has traveled numerous times to the region to study with dancers from the national ballets in Conakry, Guinea. Joti is the Artistic Director of Duniya Dance and Drum Company, choreographing and performing various dance styles from India, Guinea, and combining forms to create her own unique style. The class will be accompanied by drummer Bongo Sidibe from Conakry, Guinea, who has studied with Mamady Keita at his school Tam Tam Mandingue, Conakry. Bongo is the Musical Director of Duniya Dance and Drum Company, founder of the international reggae band Wontanara, and has performed with the Grateful Dead, Rhythm Village, and Black Nature of the Sierra Leone Refugee Allstars.

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Wednesday

5:00p - 6:30p

All Levels

Wednesday

5:00p - 6:30p

All Levels

Saturday

12:00p - 1:30p

All Levels

Saturday

12:00p - 1:30p

All Levels

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