West African Griot Music and Dance
Mandingue Afro-Welsh Fusions
N’famady Kouyaté and The Successors of the Mandingue bring you an African interactive music experience and a cultural exchange of percussion, music, drumming, singing, storytelling, and dance.
Based in Cardiff, Wales, we build bridges between musical cultures; bringing artists, communities, and their ideas together. The company’s original influences and artistic practice being rooted in authentic West African traditions. There are three main strands to our work: professional artistic performance, collaboration projects, community engagement & workshops.
Our offer ranges from introductory education in West African music & culture with djembe and balafon, right through to main stage festival and tour performances.