Denbadon

Denbadon comes from Burkina Faso and is the dance of the mothers.

Sources:
Lessons: Ponda O'Bryan

WAP-pages / Paul Nas / Last updated on 24-08-2007



Kenkeni
. . O O . . C . . . O O . . C .
x . x x . x x . x . x x . x x .

Sangban
O . . . . . O . . . . . O . O .
x . x . x . x . x . x . x x x .

. . . O . O . . C . C . . . . .
x . x x . x . x x . x . x . x .

Second Sangban
O . . . . . O . . . . . O . . O .
x x . x x . x x . x x . x x . x .

. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
x x . x x . x x . x x . x x . x

Doundoun
. O . O . O . O O . . . O O . O
. x . x . x . x x . x . x x . x

O . . . . . . . . . . . . . O O
x . x . x x . x x . x . x . x x

Djembé 1
S . . S S . T T S . . S S . T T
r . . l r . r l r . . l r . r l

Djembé solo accompagnement
T . S S . B S S T . S S B B S S
r . r l . l r l r . r l r l r l

Break
H . H . . . O O O . . . H . H .
x . x . x . x x x . x . x . x .
B S . S . . . T T T . . B S . S .
l r . r . . . r l r . . l r . r .

(last time: play till # after the final call)
. . O O O . . . H . H . H . H .
. . x x x . x . x . x . x . x .
. . S S S . . B S . S . S . S .
. . r l r . . l r . r . r . r .
. . . . # . . . . . . . . . . .

. . . . H . H . H . H . . . . .
x . x . x . x . x . x . x . x .
. . . B S . S . S . S . . . . B
. . . l r . r . r . r . . . . l

H . H . H . H . . . O . O . . .
x . x . x . x . x . x . x . x .
S . S . S . S . . . T . T . S S
r . r . r . r . . . r . r . r l


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