Groupe Benkadi with Mohamed Mara

The bewitching rhythms of Benkadi are composed of arrangements of djembes, Kora, doundouns, balafon, gongoma, krin, bolon and castagnettes.

They also present a parade called Mo lassewa Tolon or percussions, complete with dance and acrobatics; and the Parade of Masks (the story of five Guinean masks). The costumes and the masks give an unique experience of Guinean folklore.


Presenting several disciplines: dance, singing and percussion. They share their love for Guinean culture and their desire to promote its traditions throughout the world.