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1:30 pm

Speakers Bureau: A Look at Mande through Traditional Music

May 8, 2017 @ 1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Delta Blues Museum, 1 Blues Alley
Clarksdale , MS 38614
No Cost

This presentation will give the listener a glimpse of the Mande Culture of West Africa. In the tradition of the Mande, the history and culture is orally preserved in the minds and through the music of the Djeli (oral librarian/mandenka hereditary professional musicians). The establishment of the Mali Empire can be recalled and retold in Read More >

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