African Percussion Ensemble – April 26th 2017

Six week course commencing April 26th, continuing May 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th & 31st.

 

Come and explore the infectious beats of African drumming music from Mali and Guinea, West Africa. In this Ensemble course students will get t explore the different parts of a traditional West African drum ensemble and how the music is performed.  The course will end with a student performance.

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Sidiki Dembélé – Djembe Workshops, Dublin – April 22nd 2017.

We are delighted to Welcome back the amazing djembefola Sidiki Dembélé for a one day workshop on Saturday 22nd April 2017.

One of the most popular djembe players and teachers in the UK Sidiki has toured far afield wowing audiences with groove and blistering solos. In 2007 he was selected from amongst Ivory Coasts best players to perform with Afrika!Afrika! where he caught the attention of Georges Momboye. Since then he has gone on to teach and perform at some of the Uk’s largest festivals. Sidiki gave an amazing workshop in 2015 followed by an electric performance at the Down With Jazz festival, he wowed audiences again at Africa Day Dublin 2016.

 

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