Afro-Eire have been running African Drumming workshops in schools for over a decade. Our energetic workshops introduce students to the music and culture of Africa.
Virtual Junk Drumming Workshops now available.
Our Junk Drumming Virtual Team building workshops use household objects such as cardboard boxes, pots and pans, bins, chopping boards, coffee cans and pringle tins. We can create fun and inclusive rhythms in minimal time via Zoom meeting using professional quality video and audio equipment.
Body Percussion games.
As a stand alone workshop or as part of a larger workshop, Body Percussion games energise a class and promote creativity through rhythm.
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Interactive African drumming and dance workshop/performance (ideal for large groups).
This event is suitable for groups of 80 +. Includes demonstrations of drumming and dance followed by inclusive singing, body percussion and dance. Workshop lasts 1 hour 15 minutes. Or 45 min x 2 for groups exceeding 100. (Includes three facilitators). Please contact us for a quote.
Workshops for Transition Years
For our Transition year workshops we ad key element of Development Education to the workshops. Village drumming is intricately connected to both the life cycle of the village but also its population. We also explore how cultural practices impact on the lives and rights of the people. Our lead facilitator holds an Msc African Politics from SOAS he has extensive experience in working and studying in Africa.
We also provide Development Education Workshops for Transition Year and Secondary Schools
please contact us for a quote for your area
COVID-19 SAFETY STATEMENT
Afro-Eire is continuously monitoring the COVID-19 situation and is implementing measures aimed at ensuring the safety of our clients on location.
We can offer our African Drumming workshops in line with HSE standards. This includes the provision of hand sanitiser, the individual sanitisation of equipment between workshops, the use of individual disposable plastic coverings on all drums and social distancing where a large venue is available.
FOLI: THERE IS NO MOVEMENT WITHOUT RHYTHM