Learn the Kuku Guinean Dance with Maguette Camara!



Learn the Kuku dance from renowned dancer and choreographer, Maguette Camara. Kuku is the rhythm of the forest part of Guinea, in the region of Beyla.

Although not part of Mandeng, this region was peopled by Malinke many centuries ago and still is today, the languages are rather similar which makes for comprehension to be possible. This piece is only played by the djembe of which two give the accompanying rhythm, while the solo is beaten on a big low djembe.

About Maguette Camara

A recognized West African choreographer, musician and teacher, who also happens to be one of the most popular teachers of Guinean dance technique worldwide.