Memorial Remembrance and Celebration of Abdoulaye’s Life October 23 and 24


Everyone is welcome to come together in the Seattle area to remember Abdoulaye and celebrate his life on October 23rd and 24th. Possibilities for remote viewing are being explored.

Friday night is a doundounba dance and drum celebration at Dahlak, an Eritrean restaurant Seattle’s Beacon Hill neighborhood. Come make music, dance, or watch […]


Abdoulaye and Message From Guinea join other artists to raise funds for medical supplies and for UNICEF to combat Ebola in Guinea, Sierra Leone and Liberia.

Free Ebola educational session from 2:00-4:00 pm.

Dinner and entertainment begins at 6:00 pm. $100 per ticket. Multiple traditional performing groups + DJ. Music until 1:00 After 10:00 pm, […]

Tuesday night class update

Abdoulaye is continuing to teach class Tuesday evenings at Washington Hall, 153 14th Ave, Seattle, 98122 through December 9th. Doundoun (Sengbe) dance is at 6:00 and traditional dance at 7:30. There IS CLASS Veteran’s Day, November 11th. There is NO CLASS on November 18th. There IS CLASS Thanksgiving week.

Washington Hall needs to close for […]

NEW May 9 Northampton, MA Class Added to Abdoulaye’s Northeast Tour

Abdoulaye had everyone flying across the floor in Northampton last Thursday and asking for more. So we’ve added another Northampton class to his northeast schedule on Thursday, May 9 at the NEA Dance Studio, 25 Main St, Fitzwilly’s Building 4th Floor, 7:30-9:00 pm $15. As always, everyone is welcome.


Abdoulaye in Massachusetts, Maine, and Connecticut in early May!

Celebrate spring! Join Abdoulaye for dance class, drum class, and doundoun dance class as we swings his way through the norheast. Nurture your body and nourish your spirit in this affirming, high energy classes.

Northeast Class Schedule 2013

Beginning Drum Class Series in Tukwila

Join Abdoulaye for a fun series of beginning level drum classes. Come to one or all five. Everyone welcome.

Abdoulaye Announces 2013 Trip to Guinea

Abdoulaye is announcing this 2013 trip to Guinea will be January 6-20, 2013. This exciting cultural immersion program will have you dancing and/or drumming daily with personalized instruction, enjoying the beauty of the beautiful fishing village in Boffa, swimming in secluded coves on the tropical island of Fotoba (Abdoulaye’s birthplace) and relaxing on the beautiful […]