Slí na Croí (Malinké Music of Upper Guinea)

Slí na Croí (Malinké Music of Upper Guinea)

Slí na Croí - Malinké Music of Upper Guinea is a school based in South Sligo, offering tuition in the village style dundun & djembe drumming music & dance of the Malinké people of upper Guinea, West Africa. Workshops and courses are taught by Barra Ó’ Flanniagh from Sligo. He has been studying Malinké dundun & djembe music since 2010.

This is a magic and amazing music in itself, once very powerful to play and strongly infectious to listen to. Barra is founder of the traditional percussion group Djoussou Kan and also djembe/sangbanfola with the group Fakoli. He travels regularly to study with the players in Guinea and in Europe.




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