Chico West African Dance & Drum Ensemble

Chico West African Dance & Drum Ensemble

Full of energy, rhythms, and motion this dance and drum ensemble is not to be missed. The Chico West African Dance and Drum Ensemble’s music and drums are led by Griot Lansana Kouyate. The Dance Ensemble is led by Tania Camara.

Dance Class!

For those that would like to participate in there is a wonderful class being offered Monday evenings. A West African Dance class is offered at the Chico Grange Hall, from 6 pm until 7 pm. each Monday. The classes will be led by Griot Lansana Kouyate, and Tania Camara. This family friendly atmosphere welcomes you to participate! Classes are $10.

Class Details

Classes each Monday 6 pm – 7 pm
Cost: $10
Call for more info: 530-343-5869


Chico Grange Map

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Performers:Drummers: Lansana Kouyate (bala, djembe); Ben Isaacs (dununs,
djembe)

Dancers: Tania Camara, Robin Blue, Francesca Fillmore, Jean Christopherson, Jarynna Chua, Eartha Shanti, Renee Rushing, Aisha Camara,
Lena Salgado


Image Gallery

Chico West African Dance and Drum Ensemble - Benefit Performance, June 2011

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Lansana Kouyate performs on the bala with his troupe, the Chico West African Dance and Drum Ensemble at the Grange Hall - Chico, CA


Chico West African Dance & Drum Ensemble – Earthdance 2011 -1

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