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Doudou N'Diaye Rose

dr, perc, 1930-2015
Musician of World, Folk and Classical
A.k.a. Doudou N’Diaye Rose Mamadou Ndiaye

Doudou N’Diaye Rose (born July 28, 1930 in Dakar, Senegal - died August 19, 2015 also in Dakar, Senegal), chief drum major, founder of the Drummers of West Africa, was the most famous griot in Sénégal. Today his fame goes beyond the boundaries of Sénégal. He’s been touring the world for over two decades and recently in 1996 his drum ensemble was the center of attention at the opening of the National Black Arts Festival in Atlanta, Georgia. He was unquestionably the most famous sabar master in the world.

  • Drums
  • Percussion
  • World
  • Folk
  • Classical

Band Members
Title Artist Year Type
Mix (Live)L'Ensemble De Basse-Normandie / Doudou N'Diaye Rose et Les Batteurs De Dakar / Percussions-Claviers De Lyon2004Album
DakarBagad Men Ha Tan & Doudou N'Diaye Rose2000Album
DjaboteDoudou N'Diaye Rose1992Album
Cheikh Anta DiopDoudou N'Diaye Rose1992Single
SabarDoudou N'Diaye Rose1986Album
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