This video was shot during a performance in Conakry, guinea. Reminds me of my time in Mali when , in an empty, abondoned building built by the French, Master Drummers of Malie brought down the howuse. These ae students of Master drummer Boka, of Guinae [vsw id="v/htDTJMUwgWQ&hl " source="youtube" width="325" height="244" autoplay="no"]
Orisha Music for Beginners CD and booklet by Fatu Lady Drummer is now available at Dragon Head Music.com. This collection of traditional Yoruba chants celebrate Eshu, Ogun,and Ochosi the first to be honored in traditional ritual. The CD is accompanied by a booklet that gives a brief history of this tradition in the Americas, lyrics and interpretation of the words. A beautiful work! This is a good resource for anyone interested in the music of this wonderful tradition.