Könöwoulen II

Könöwoulen II is one of the Doumoumba-rhythms : the dance of the strong men.

Sources:
Lessons from Martin Bernhard, Ponda O'Bryan.
Written material: Mamady Keïta, Paul Janse.

WAP-pages / Paul Nas / Last updated on 25-12-1999



Call
. . . . . . . . . . . . S S T S S S . . . . . .
. . . . . . . . . . . . r l r l r l . . . . . .
K . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . O . O O
S . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . O .

Kenkeni
. . O . O 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

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

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

Doundoun : echauffement
O O . O . . . O O . 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

Doundoun : ending the echauffement
. O . O . O . O O . O . . . . . . . . . . . . .
. 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 S T T S S S S T T S S S S T T S S S S T T
r l r l r l r l r l r l r l r l r l r l r l r l

Djembé 3
S . . S T T S . . S T T S . . S T T S . . S T T
r . . l r l r . . l r l r . . l r l r . . l r l


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