Damien Traïni (Damisko)

Damien Traïni (Damisko)
Song writer/composer, Djembefola, N'goni player
Principal country concerned : Column : Music, Intercultural/migrations

DAMIEN TRAINI says "DAMISKO" (composition electro programming - djembe - not goni)

Damisko grows in the heart of the urban designs which feed his influences until his majority.

In 1996, he discovers the djembe. He forms with the maitres big of the percussion in Mali (Karim COULIBALY, François DEMBELE, Ibrahima SARR) during three years, in Bamako and in bush. He studies the traditional rhythms played in the parties and the marriages, as well as the rhythms wassoulou and kassonkés.
In parallel, he discovers MAO ( Computer-aided Music) in 1998 and likes. He evolves, since then, enter electronic and traditional music.

Damisko is a musician in several music groups and troops of tales, he teaches the percussions and accompanies dancing lessons in the Tarn ( 81 ).

With ELECTRO MUSIC BAMAKO, he occurs regularly on the bigest stages and the French festivals and European (The Stopovers, Music in stock, Rockomotives, etc.) and share the poster with of big names such as Youssou not to dour, The Ethiopian, Takana Zion, Alpha Blondy, Akeikoi, Big sick body, etc.

Music albums

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  • Alliance Française VANUATU
  • Zimbabwe : Culture Fund Of Zimbabwe Trust
  • RDC : Groupe TACCEMS
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  • Niger : ONG Culture Art Humanité
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