Moussa Diabate is a master dancer, drummer, choreographer, teacher and musician and has toured Africa, Europe, Asia and the U.S. He danced with the National Ballet of Guinea (Africa) and was artistic director for National Ballet Silimbo of Senegal for many years. He also performed on Broadway, at Yale Repertory Theater and at the Brooklyn Academy of Music. Since 1987 he has choreographed, performed, lectured and taught extensively in the U.S., Japan, France and West Africa. He is the founder and artistic director of the Djely Kunda West African Dance Company.
Djely Moussa Diabate is a Griot from the great lineage of the “Diabate Family” of Guinea, West Africa.