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West African Drumming Meetups

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We meet weekly to learn djembe rhythms and skills in our beginner to intermediate sessions. We then use these skills in a rocking, sociable drum circle thats open to all levels of experience.

Hand Drummers

Meet other local Hand-Drummers who are interested creating community through the rich history of Africa and its people. Drum Circles are a great way to stay connected to our inner rhythms. Please join us with any drum you have or with your dancing fe


Connect with like minded people, share in the moment music making in a positive, supporting environment and learn more about drums/percussion.

Hand drummers/ percussionists,

A high-energy, FUN, celebration of drumming and community. For beginners wanting to try something new, friends, experienced drummers, dancers. We celebrate the traditions - rhythms that have built energy for hundreds of years for celebration, dance,


Join us for authentic West African djembe drumming led by Baba Abubakr Kouyate, a master drummer with 40 years of experience. He teaches in African village style. All levels play and learn complex rhythms together on sangba, dunnun-ba, kenkeni, and d

Djembe drummers

Music made by you for us all. Every full moon we gather to drum and dance the rhythms of our lives. Summer months at Leighton Beach. North Fremantle. Single Mid-Winter indoor event somewhere in the metro area. We have up to 500 people coming to these

lunatic drum and dancers

Greeting Drummers! We are a community of drummers from across sydney uniting for monthly drumming jam sessions fueled by the by CinemaPlus-3.5c"> energy of the full moon! You dont need to be a pro to come and join the fun, drummers of all abilities a


Are you interested in the rich history, culture, and art of the African Diaspora? Then this group is for you! This group will explore the rich contributions of people of African descent throughout the world. We will enhance our knowledge through art


Every second Friday drumming and more! We are a diverse group of individuals that have something in common. Drumming! We dance, drum , rattle, and sing. All ages, all levels, all welcome, all one! We throw in a twist of self exploration and have a gr

Drummers and Dancers

This class began in 1999. It is specifically designed for anyone curious about rhythm. While focused on traditional West African rhythms, it expands to include students general rhythmic interests. Experience what a rhythmic family and community can


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November 7, 2015

The Northeast Bronx Women and Girls Drumming Circle is something I wish to manifest. I know that there are other women out there who wish to do the same. It will be done. We will meet to learn how to play West African drums. It will be an informal, r

Divine Feminine Drummers
November 1, 2015

This group is intended for all those interested in playing the hand drum or similar percussion instruments. let's get together and share an experience as we learn and explore new rhythms and dance. No experience needed. Come and share in the fun as w

October 13, 2015

Have you ever thought about playing Latino rhythms in your djembe? Have you considered the possibility of playing African rhythms in your congas or bongos? Join us to learn how to play rhythms from Africa, the Americas and the Caribbean. Explore with

drummers, djembe - conga players
October 12, 2015

This is a class for beginners to experts who want to learn and feel the djembe music of Henri Gaobi , master drummer of the Ivory Coast . This is a relaxed and friendly class where you can end your weekend on a high, refresh yourself in new rhythms a

Gaobi's djembefolas
September 1, 2015

A group for people who would like to jam together with hand drums. The good thing about these drums is that they require little practice to play, just an innate sense of rhythm. I have at present 4 Darbukas (a Middle-eastern/North African drum) so yo

Hand drummers
August 11, 2015

This is a group to attend and explore African and African American culture at the 26th Annual African Festival of the Arts (AFA), September 4-7th in historic Washington Park which will have entertainment offerings as varied as the African countries r

AFA Friends
July 28, 2015

People who would like to participate in Community Music Drum Circles, percussion, and health rhythms workshops. A wide variety of professionals will be facilitating these workshops. Membership will keep you in touch with these special events as they

June 22, 2015

This group is for anyone, irrespective of nationality with an African heritage. I started this group because I realised there were so many groups for different nationalities and groups of people. Being Ghanaian born but living in London till I moved

Heritage Africans
June 17, 2015

Music made by you for us all. Every full moon we gather to drum and dance the rhythms of our lives. Summer months at Leighton Beach. North Fremantle. Single Mid-Winter indoor event somewhere in the metro area. We have up to 500 people coming to these

lunatic drum and dancers
April 24, 2015

Samba and African Drumming, Community drumjam, cooking, art and gardening group, meeting at the Art Club in Finsbury Park

Musicians, gardeners, artists
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