Coumba Castel – Senegal 2016

Medoune Yacine Gueye – Griot Percussionist

FaraLambeDC’s 7th cultural exchange tour to Senegal West Africa feature its 1st “Coumba Castel” Festival Tour in honor of Goree Island.

The festival Coumba Castel which will take place July 15th – July 29th 2016, brings together participants from the US, the UK and Senegal West Africa to celebrate Goree Island’s historical significance to the ancestral lineage of cultural arts within the African diaspora.

Participants of Coumba Castel Festival tour,  will have the unique opportunity to witness the parallels in cultural artforms within the diaspora of African decedents, alongside of those born on the continent.
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