WEST AFRICAN FUNK.
FLYING YOGA 4308 TELEGRAPH, OAKLAND CA
(studio 2 of flying yoga NXT TO ARBOR CAFE)
West African Funk,
*This class is beginner friendly, but also challenges the person who has a more technical base. You will leave with drops of sweat on your skin and a smile on your face!
***CLASS ENVIRONMENT: climate = moderate, music = yes, level = open to all levels
Madiou Diouf hails from the United States, Senegal and Liberia, West Africa. Growing up with a strong percussion background he was first taught by his father Dr. Zakariya Diouf at a young age to play both djembe and sabar drum orchestra. In 1998 Madiou landed his first big gig, playing with renowned musicians in the '98 Olympics followed by the 2005 BET Awards opening act. Currently a Sound Arts major at Expressions College for Digital Arts he is also a producer and founder of Spoken Hands Productions.