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  BENJA GASY
 

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Type of organization
:
Folk
Country
:
Madagascar
Registration date
:
14.09.2011
     

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Benja Gasy Group, managed by Benjamina RANDRIAMALALA was created in 1990. It consists of singers, dancers, musicians, choreograph, music instrument maker… and represents music and traditional dance of different region of Madagascar with different traditional music instrument, hair dressing, costumes , dialects, rites and custom

 Benja Gasy Group, managed by Benjamina RANDRIAMALALA was created in 1990. It consists of singers, dancers, musicians, choreograph, music instrument maker… and represents music and traditional dance of different region of Madagascar with different traditional music instrument, hair dressing, costumes , dialects, rites and custom

The group's objectiveistoconserve, communicate, shareandmake knowntothe worldculturalheritagethroughtheMalagasymusicandtraditional dances

Benja Gasy music is based on Malagasy popular traditional music showing: - Representative dance of all provinces of Madagascar:   Antakarana, Sakalava, Betsimisaraka, Betsileo, Merina, Antandroy…dance.- Original  exotic music instrument like the “ Begah” , 61 strings instrument, the “Valiha” Malagasy national music bamboo instrument,  “marovany” wood cithara,the  “jejy”  calebasse instrument, the  “Kabôsy” traditional mandolin, the “ lokanga bara” south traditional violin , The “Twin flute”