“Dunumgbe” by Famoudou Konate

Track no.14, from the album “Percussions et Chants Malinke, Volume 2”, released in 1998 by Buda Records

In this recording Famoudou, like as a traditional festivity, starts with Dunumgbe, goes on with Bada and ends up with Konowulen

Transcription by Antonis Papadopoulos


Sheet music in PDF


  • cultural background infos of the rhythm
  • arrangement
  • djembe solo & dununs transcription