The Sing Sing Family

Artists in Residence/Distinguished Visiting Scholars

Suffolk University

April 2-30, 2012

Moustapha Fay

Malick Ngom

Nogaye Ngom


Led by Moustapha Faye the famous Sing Sing family from Dakar, Senegal will be Distinguished Visiting Scholars/Artists-in-Residence for the Black Studies Program at Suffolk University in April 2012. During their residency Moustapha Faye, Malick Ngom and Nogay Ngom will teach classes and give presentations on the sabar drum and dance traditions to the Suffolk University community and the drum and dance community of  Boston and Cambridge.

During their time in the United States they are also representing The Géwël Tradition Project which was developed to research, document and support the géwël tradition historically and presently.

Watch for a Schedule of events.

Sponsored By The Suffolk University Black Studies Program and The College of Arts and Sciences Deans Office Distinguished Visiting Scholars Program

For Information contact Prof. Robert Bellinger,, 617-573-8121