Djolé

Djolé is a rhythm originating from the Temine people of Ivory Coast, West Africa. Traditionally the drumming would accompany a masked dance honouring women however, today Djolé is a popular rhythm known and played all around the world.

Notation

Video Tutorials

Djolé play along - Graphic Notation

Djolé play along - Standard Notation

Songs

  • Siko (PDF, 120 Kb)

Siko song

  • Yaya (PDF, 203 Kb)

Yaya slow version

Yaya performance speed

Youtube links

Link to reputable notation