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.


Video Tutorials

Djolé play along - Graphic Notation

Djolé play along - Standard Notation


  • Siko (PDF, 120 Kb)

Siko song

  • Yaya (PDF, 203 Kb)

Yaya slow version

Yaya performance speed

Youtube links

Link to reputable notation