Entries by AfroEire

Kamele n’goni African Harps by Afro-Eire

This year we made some of our best Kamele ngoni yet. We also hosted masterclasses for festivals, universities and public workshops. We continued to promote the kamele ngoni through the group Manden Express and through international artists such as the Sidiki Dembele Sextet … Check out some of our work. Looking froward to 2016 !!……

African Drumming and Dance Workshops for Schools

‘When children learn to play a musical instrument, they strengthen a range of auditory skills. Recent studies suggest that these benefits extend all through life…’  The New York Times.   Download our 2015-2016 African drumming and dance brochure for schools     Everyone can play drums. Everybody has the ability to make music. And Kids make […]

Down With Jazz Festival 2015 – Sidiki Dembélé Sextet and much more..

We are delighted to announce Sidiki Dembélé will be performing with members of Irelands own West African music group Manden Express in the all new Sidiki Dembélé Sextet. This show is being put together especially for the festival and will feature a rare cross-over between some of the best homegrown and international specialists from the fields of […]