Kôtou Danse, Ivorian Baoulé dance which means "will jump".
The dancers do choreography together and then each does a solo.
It is a particularity of the Kôtou dance that the musicians follow the rhythm of the dancer; it is not the dancer who follows or adapts to the rhythm of the musicians.
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Virtual show of 21 November 2020 to celebrate African dance
«We love the virtual Kôtou dance and the African percussions show. The music and the dance were dynamic. A real cultural immersion. Thank you again for the great time!».
We loved it. Sincerely.
Thank you and have a great day,
Coordonnatrice de la bibliothèque municipale et de la culture
St-Alphonse de Rodriguez