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African Dance with Ssasi

Dance and Movement

Students will learn a traditional African dance to a recorded drum piece from West Africa.

Grade SuitabilityAll
Maximum Class SizeClass size
Time Required1 hour class time (or whatever length of time is allowed per class)
Language of InstructionSsasi speaks French but can work with the students in English.
CommunitiesAll

Ssasi Mahamadou Sangaré

Sassi is from Mali, West Africa. He is  a singer/composer,  and plays the bamboo flute, djembe drum and some guitar. Sassi know several traditional dances from Mali, Africa. He also creates fabric art known as bogolan, or mud cloth. This works well for either wall hangings or t-shirts.

Contact the artist

  • 867-334-5960 (French) 867-335-1787 (English)
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