Djaa Siguiri

Djaa is a Malinke-rhythm that - like many rhythms - originates from the handclapping by woman. Itīs a dance of seduction where young men and woman dance in two half-cirkels in front of each other. It is often the climax of a party where men and woman dance. Djaa Siguiri is the Djaa from the Siguiri region.

Source:

Written material: Mamady Keïta

WAP-pages / Paul Nas / Last updated on 01-06-2012



Call
T T T T T . T T . T . .
2 r l r l . r l . r . .
D . . . . . . . . . . . O

Kenkeni
O O . c . . O O . c . . O O . c . . O O . c . .
x x . x x . x x . x x . x x . x x . x x . x x .

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

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

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

Djembé 2
S . S S T T S . S S T T S . S S T T S . S S T T
r . r l r l r . r l r l r . r l r l r . r l r l


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