Archive for the Music Category

Dakar Meets Minneapolis in our Soirée Djembés presentation

On Saturday, March 25, from 6:30-8:30pm, Dakar met Minneapolis in a cultural fusion of foot tapping, singing, Djembé playing fun! Djembés expert, Ghana Mbaye was kind enough to stop by, and host a Djembés performance, as well workshop for all who were interested in learning the Senegalese

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Vive le Sénégal! Alliance Française celebrates “le Pays de la Téranga’’

Join Alliance Française Mpls/St Paul this March in a Celebration of Senegal as part of our annual Mois de la Francophonie (Francophone Month) celebration. Each March, more than 33 million people around the world celebrate le Mois de la Francophonie, a global initiative led by the Organisation

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Ndajé Térranga Party

On Saturday, March 4, Alliance Française hosted their opening event, Ndajé Térranga Party, to kick off our Mois de la Francophonie celebration. This year, we are celebrating the Francophone culture of Senegal! The event went wonderfully, full of Senegalese pop culture, history, and food. The event began with a

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Mois de la Francophonie: A Celebration of Senegal

Join Alliance Française for the exciting month of March in which we will be beginning ” Le Mois de la Francophonie, A Celebration of Senegal.” We will be kicking off the month with our opening ceremony, Ndajé Téranga Party, a celebration of the historical and cultural aspects of Senegal on Saturday,

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Fête d’Hiver 2016

It may have been cold outside, but it was warm here at the Alliance Française for the annual winter celebration of Fête d’Hiver. Fête d’Hiver featured events for the whole family including crafts, food, and there was even a surprise visit from Papa Noël! The traditional French holiday cake,

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Stromae Concert Screening

Nov 4 was a special night as AFMSP hosted the screening of Stromae’s 2015 concert held at the Bell Centre in Montréal. Stromae fans spent the night singing and dancing to the Belgian superstar’s hit songs, including “Alors on Danse” while being charmed by Stromae’s French banterin between

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