23rd July 2016

African Drumming

The Heat certainly helping with authenticity of creating an African experience and with our djembe drum playing things got very HOT in last weeks session! The drum maestro Dia lead us to Senegal and we played KooKoo or is it KU KU ? and sang a traditional song. Was so much fun and everyone got […]

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11th January 2016

2016 African Drumming & Dance workshops

HAPPY NEW YEAR – We look forward to building on the success of last year and a BIG THANK YOU to all the regulars and Our fantastic drummers who really help keep this ‘NOt For Profit’ Community group surviving. We especially appreciate our new venue in Mile end at The Vatican and yes we can […]

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London African Drumming on Strictly Come Dining BBC

3rd December 2015

London African Drumming on the BBC

London African Drumming on the BBC Strictly Strictly Come Dining: Oti’s Party

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27th March 2015

African Drumming Workshop

African Drumming Workshop We had such a great time at African drumming as usual and our guest Penny from LDNplayground wrote a fab blog here  http://ldnplayground.co.uk/asenama-an-evening-with-london-african-drumming/ Lots of rhythms and singing enjoyed by all.   come and have fun and learn to drum!  

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21st March 2015

African Drumming Workshop

African Drumming Workshop    Drumming session on Tuesday evening was so much fun with a really lovely group of beginners as well as regular crowd. It wasn’t long before we were all in the throws of the rhythms from Sengal in West Africa.   The songs were helping too and as things progressed we were […]

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African Dance

1st March 2015

African Dance Workshop

African Dance Workshop Our African dance class led by Papis Mane was a fun workout for those that took a chance to learn something new. The live drumming and Kuku rhythm soon had paricipants getting in the flow and was quite a workout. The next workshop which will be at Oxford House, Bethnal Green on […]

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Samuel Nkrumah Yeboah

22nd February 2015

African Drumming workshop

African Drumming Workshop We all welcomed Samuel Nkrumah Yeboah and his lovely rhythms and songs from Ghana. His relaxed and informative style really had us sounding pretty good in no time at all. We celebrated with Birthday girl Zoe and friends and it was a really joyful, fun session where everyone felt uplifted even if we […]

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22nd February 2015

London African Dance workshop

London African Dance Workshop What an amazing first dance workshop we had in Oxford House Bethnal Green on Valentines day! The energy, passion and excitement from our drummers was evident and the rhythms just got better and better. I tried to keep up  but these guys are extremely talented and i settled for joining the […]

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14th February 2015

African Drumming beginners workshop

  African drumming beginners workshop   This weeks eve class was amazing and such good fun! The mixed gender  differing abilities though mostly beginners, meant it really came alive with passion and enthusiasm. The whole group soon got locked into some rockin rhythms! The three master drummers were really showing off their tremendous talents too […]

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8th February 2015

London African Drumming workshop

Saturday Evening Djembe Drumming Saturday evenings workshop was jammed packed full of beginners who really embraced learning the djembe with gusto! We were really stretching our skills with both left and right hand whilst learning  the basic technique bass, tone and slap with increasing degrees of tempo! Not so easy as just when you think […]

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