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Kémoko Sano teaches African dance from the Republic of Guinea [videorecording]

Title
Kémoko Sano teaches African dance from the Republic of Guinea [videorecording]
Publication
c1991.

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Moving imageUse in library *MGZIA 4-2005Performing Arts Research Collections - Dance

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Additional Authors
  • Sano, Kemoko.
  • Camara, Aboubacar
  • Bangoura, Marie
  • Soumah, Yamoussa
  • Sylla, Abdoulaye
  • Ballets Africains.
Description
1 videocassette. 54 min. : sd. color NTSC.; 1/2 in. (VHS)
Summary
Instruction in dances of various ethnic groups of the Republic of Guinea, preceded by a warm-up. The concluding dance, Doundoumba, is demonstrated but not taught. The final 10 min. of the tape contain documentary material on the opening night of Les Ballets Africains de Guinée at Sadler's Wells Theatre, London, on September 18, 1990.
Subjects
Note
  • Producer: Kémoko Sano.
  • Instructor: Kémoko Sano. Dancers: Aboubacar "Oscar" Camara, Marie Bagoura, Yamoussa Soumah, and Abdoulaye Sylla. Drummers: Laurent Camara, Kandet Toure, Keba Cissoko, and Aly Dioubate. Dance student: Louise Bedichek.
Contents
CONTENTS: Introduction and warm-up. -- Mané [and] Guinée faré (women's variation) from the Soussou ethnic group of coastal Guinea. -- Djolé, from the Mandéïs of coastal Guinea. -- Hirde, from the Fula of Fouta Djallon. -- Mindiani (girls' variation) [and] Soko (boys' variation), from the Malinké of upper Guinea. -- Coucou, from the Konianké of the forest region. -- "Caterpillar dance," zagila, from the Pkèlè of the forest region. -- Cool-down. -- Doundoumba, from upper Guinea. Demonstration only. -- Documentary on Les Ballets Africains' opening night in London, 1990.
Call Number
*MGZIA 4-2005
OCLC
  • 25849565
  • NYPY946076040-F
Title
Kémoko Sano teaches African dance from the Republic of Guinea [videorecording]
Imprint
c1991.
Local Subject
Television. Kémoko Sano teaches African dance from the Republic of Guinea.
Local Subject
Fula (African people) -- Dances.
Mandingo (African people) -- Dances.
Added Author
Sano, Kemoko. pro, dancer.
Camara, Aboubacar, dancer.
Bangoura, Marie, dancer.
Soumah, Yamoussa, dancer.
Sylla, Abdoulaye, dancer.
Ballets Africains.
Research Call Number
*MGZIA 4-2005
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