Nansady Keita is a master djembéfola (djembé drummer) and an expert of the rhythms of the Malinké tribe from Guinea. He joined Famoudou Konaté’s ensemble ‘Hamana Föli Kan’ touring Europe as their second djembé soloist in 2002, and Japan in 2004. Nansady appears as a soloist, accompanist and dunun-fola on five of Famoudou Konaté’s CDs, all of which have received global acclaim.
In recent years, Nansady has completed his own workshop and performance tours of North America, Europe, Scandanavia and Japan. Nansady is a skilled and patient teacher with an engaging sense of humour and warm, abundant laughter that immediately put both experienced and novice students at ease