Inspiration from West Africa
Guinean djembe music worked out in great detail on professional music scores and on CD. Be inspired by this unique material composed by the famous djembe master Arafan Touré.
20 Compositions reflecting his 26 years of experience as a first-generation artist at Les Ballets Africains de Guinée.
This is a limited edition. Don’t miss it!
How to buy
Sheet music, designed for musicians and teachers
Each rhythm score includes clear indications of the instruments required, the accompanying tracks on the CDs, and specific staves for each instrument.
Background information about Arafan, the rhythms and an explanation of how the rhythm notation has been applied.
Looking for a specific rhythm or instrument setup? The overview allows you to find the rhythms quickly and easily. For each of the 20 rhythms you can see which instruments are needed and where instruction tracks can be found on the CDs.
Box set with books and CDs
Book “Background” (15 p.)
Book “Sheet music” (60 p.)
CD 1 – 20 ensemble tracks
+ bonus track: Arafan playing two djembes
CD 2 – 94 instruction tracks
Concert de Tamtam, the first track of the ensemble CD:
How to buy
Price: 35 euro + shipping costs.
Simply send us an e-mail with your name and address,
and we will contact you for further details:
The proceeds of this project will be donated in their entirety to
Music Centre Arafan Touré in Conakry.