Library Item: Baamaaya Suite

Like Tora and Takai, Baamaaya has several sections, each with its own name, musical phrases, and dance movements. Because Baamaaya is not associated with the chiefs of Dagbon, Alhaji does not have a long narrative about its history.

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Supporting Materials
  • Common Sequence
    • Naa Daa
    • Baamaaya
    • Mazhe
    • Dakoli Kotoko
    • Baamaaya

 

Baamaaya (View files in the Digital Library)
Part-by-Part Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari
Time signature: 2/4
File Type leadlunga answerlunga gunggong answergunggong
Vocable – Audio
Vocable – Staff Notation
Vocable – Transcription
Drumming – Audio
Drumming – Staff Notation
Drumming – Transcription
Drum Language – Audio
Drum Language – Text
Ensemble Rhythm
Ensemble Recording Sessions
Multi-track Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari Mixed Together
DDD Sessions by Prof. Locke and Students Mixed Together

 

Dakoli Kutoko (View files in the Digital Library)
Part-by-Part Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari
Time signature: 2/4
File Type leadlunga answerlunga gunggong answergunggong
Vocable – Audio
Vocable – Staff Notation
Vocable – Transcription
Drumming – Audio
Drumming – Staff Notation
Drumming – Transcription
Drum Language – Audio
Drum Language – Text
Ensemble Rhythm
Ensemble Recording Sessions
Multi-track Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari Mixed Together
DDD Sessions by Prof. Locke and Students Mixed Together

 

Maje (View files in the Digital Library)
Part-by-Part Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari
Time signature: 6/8
File Type leadlunga answerlunga gunggong answergunggong
Vocable – Audio
Vocable – Staff Notation
Vocable – Transcription
Drumming – Audio
Drumming – Staff Notation
Drumming – Transcription
Drum Language – Audio
Drum Language – Text
Ensemble Rhythm
Ensemble Recording Sessions
Multi-track Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari Mixed Together

 

Naa Daa (View files in the Digital Library)
Part-by-Part Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari
Time signature: 6/8
File Type leadlunga answerlunga gunggong answergunggong
Vocable – Audio
Vocable – Staff Notation
Vocable – Transcription
Drumming – Audio
Drumming – Staff Notation
Drumming – Transcription
Drum Language – Audio
Drum Language – Text
Ensemble Rhythm
Ensemble Recording Sessions
Multi-track Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari Mixed Together
DDD Sessions by Prof. Locke and Students Mixed Together

 

Nyagboli (View files in the Digital Library)
Part-by-Part Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari
Time signature: 2/4
File Type leadlunga answerlunga gunggong answergunggong
Vocable – Audio
Vocable – Staff Notation
Vocable – Transcription
Drumming – Audio
Drumming – Staff Notation
Drumming – Transcription
Drum Language – Audio
Drum Language – Text
Ensemble Rhythm
Ensemble Recording Sessions
Multi-track Sessions by Alhaji Abubakari Mixed Together
DDD Sessions by Prof. Locke and Students Mixed Together

 

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