If you haven’t had the pleasure of studying with Sayon Camara, you are in for a treat. He will take you places in your drumming you didn’t know existed and he will do it with a humble, open heart and infinite joy. Get a direct West African experience. You’ll never be the same again!
Sayon has been teaching workshops for almost a decade in the US, Guinea and Japan to students from all over the world. He has the ability to communicate the music to others, regardless of the language they speak and the size of the group.
Past workshops have ranged in length from one day to one month and can be held in your city or country, or in Guinea.
If you would like to arrange a workshop in your area, please contact Sayon for details.
Please check out Workshop Tips below.
Upcoming 2015 Workshops…
Wednesday July 8, 2015
Sayon Camara teams with dancer Yalani Bangoura in a special evening at African Dance VT!
6:15 – 7:30 pm Drumming with Sayon
7:30 – 9:00 pm Dance with Yalani
This is a special workshop uniting two extremely talented artists from Guinea!
Brattleboro Stone Church, 210 Main Street, Brattleboro VT
For more information: http://www.africandancevt.com
Sayon Camara Workshop
Eastern Massachusetts Rhythm Festival
Saturday August 15, 2015
3 pm Workshop
The festival runs from 10 am – 6 pm! Information here.
Sayon Camara Workshops
West African Drumming at Resounding Rhythms
Tuesday + Thursday August 25 + 27 , 2015
6:00 – 8:00 pm Wiscasset ME
Pre-register for these workshops, here.
Sayon Camara PRIVATE + SEMI PRIVATE SESSIONS IN MAINE – ONE DAY ONLY!
Sunday August 30 , 2015
12 Noon – 4:00 pm Wiscasset ME. Hours may be expanded if needed as these openings are filling fast!
Pre-register to schedule sessions from 1/2 hour to 2 hours long, here.
Sayon Camara & Landaya Kids Drumming Workshop
Laconia Multicultural Festival
Saturday September 12, 2015
12:45 – 1:15 pm
Festival runs from 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Please let us know well in advance by calling 802 779 4914. We have djembes for rent for $5 per workshop day.
What to Bring to All Workshops
A djembe if you have one, water, an AUDIO recorder – no video recordings may be made – to practice what you’ve learned later, and whatever else you need to be comfortable. If you don’t have a djembe don’t worry, you can rent at the workshop for a nominal fee. Please let us know you need to rent a djembe when you register, no less than two weeks in advance.
Pre-register for all workshops by calling 802 779 4914, unless otherwise specified.
White River Junction VT
Kouya Sidia, Guinea
White River Junction VT
New London NH
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