Category Archives: Drum with Sayon!

Mondays Are for You and Sayon! Facebook LIVE! 6pm

Sayon is teaching! LIVE! on Facebook every Monday night from 6-7pm, Eastern Daylight time. Click this link at 6pm to join the class.

This is the Facebook page ‘Sayon Camara Drumming’… not the ‘Sayon Camara’ page. If you need the URL: facebook.com/drumwithsayon

Sayon Camara LIVE! Again on FB Poster

See you there!


Starts Today at 5pm! And be sure to tune in Friday with Sayon!

Virtual West African Drum and Dance Camp
Lots of great teachers, djembe and dunun classes, various other West African instruments (krin, shekere, balaphone, kora) and dance at this virtual camp out of South Carolina!
May 5 – May 9
Sayon Teaches Friday May 8!
11:00 am – 12:15 pm Dounouns
4:00 pm – 5:15 pm Djembe


Information and registration here! To get the link for camp classes, register first. Then the camp folks will follow up with an email containing the class links.

Sayon playing the djembe at a workshop.

Sayon is Teaching!

You’ve been asking… and YES!

Sayon is teaching! LIVE! on Facebook every Monday night from 6-7pm. Click this link at 6pm to join the class.
This is the Facebook page ‘Sayon Camara Drumming’… not the ‘Sayon Camara’ page. If you need the URL: facebook.com/drumwithsayon

Privates Too!
Or schedule a private with Sayon by contacting him here.

No drum? A table or a bucket will do! You’ll still get the benefits of focusing on the sweet joyous music of Sayon’s village and hanging out with him for a bit.

Pandemic Pricing!
We know it is so important to keep drumming.
Normally classes are $20/hour.
If the pandemic has affected your income, please pay what you can.
Pay it Forward! Pay more for those who need to pay less.
All payments may be made at Paypal here.

Pricing for privates will be arranged with each student individually.

And while you are on the ‘Sayon Camara Drumming’ Facebook page, remember to ‘Like’ it! Or just look to your right and click! It’s a good way to get updates about what Sayon Camara Drumming is up to. Thanks!


Registration is Open!

Please note that this event will be rescheduled, dates to be announced at a later time, as we act with the world to slow and contain the pandemic.

Drum with Sayon in Maine!

Sayon is always fresh with the spirit of Guinea and looking forward to drumming with you all at a future date, to be determined.
March 21 & 22
Saturday & Sunday

Wiscasset ME
Registration is now open and details are here!
To be rescheduled!!!

Sayon leading the drums through his village to celebrate a new well.


Early Bird Fee Expires at Midnight on 4/6!

Sayon Camara Drumming, Song and Dance Workshop in Woolwich, Maine on Friday – Sunday, April 20 – 22.

Just 6 miles from Brunswick and 30 miles from Portland and Augusta.

Early Bird pricing is good through midnight on April 6. That’s about 24 hours from now.

All the details you need including registration are here.

Sayon Camara Drumming


Surprise West African Drumming Workshop with Sayon! November 4+5

Back by request!

Don’t fret if you missed Sayon’s last workshop in Maine because of the Columbus Day weekend.

Or, maybe you simply can’t get enough of his fabulous teaching…

We have a surprise for you!

You don’t have to miss Sayon or his fall Maine workshop after all!

That’s right, Sayon will be back in Wiscasset, Maine in 9 days on Friday + Saturday November 4 + 5 for a surprise pre-tour workshop!

Get registered and detailed right here.

Sayon Camara works with dununs in the Woodstock VT class.

Sayon Camara works with students.


Tonight is the Night!

Last call to register for Sayon’s Intermediate/Advanced class in Newton MA at 7pm tonight!

 

 


Drum and Dance with Sayon in Maine! June 24-26

After a GREAT wrap on the West coast Sayon is ready to drum with East coast drummers and friends. Maine here he comes! We’ll be drumming on djembes and dounouns, Friday, Saturday and Sunday and adding dance to the Sunday afternoon drumming class of the traditional Kassa rhythm. Get ready for joy!

Register here!


Find Your Coast!

This June Sayon will be offering TWO West African Drumming & Dance workshops! One on the West Coast (click here for West Coast details/registration) and one on the East Coast (click here for East Coast details/registration). Registration is now open!


Sayon in Maine! March 11, 12, 13

Find the workshop location closest to you! Don’t wait to register! Take advantage of early bird pricing! Find all the details at: https://sayoncamaradrumming.com/workshops

 


Sayon’s Maine Workshop Coming Up In 2 Weeks!

We’ll see you on Friday January 23 in Maine at Resounding Rhythms in their brand new location in Wiscasset, just 15 minutes from their old place. Limited to 14 and filling up so don’t hesitate to register and get info here. We’ll see you there and looking forward to it!

Sayon drums in Maine.


West! Washington and Vancouver… Starts Saturday November 1!

Are you a drummer in Washington state or Vancouver, Canada? Have you registered to drum with Sayon? His 2nd Northwest tour starts this Saturday, November 1 in Vancouver. For a tour calendar to find out where and when Sayon will be teaching and playing go here. For details and information on workshops go here!


Kentucky! In 3 Days!

Don’t miss this one night only workshop with Sayon in Lexington KY! Details here.


Details Set for Sayon’s Lexington KY Workshop!

Lexington drummers, get ready to meet and play with Sayon Camara of Guinea! One night only!

Save the Date! Thursday Evening July 24, 2014

6:30 – 8:30 pm

St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church • 401 N. Upper St, Lexington, KY 40508

If you are coming, please let us know here on FB or by texting/calling 802 779 4914 so we can get a count.

Cost: $25

 


Lexington KY Evening Workshop! Thursday July 24

Save the Date! Thursday Evening July 24, 2014…

Lexington drummers, get ready to meet and play with Sayon Camara of Guinea! One night only! Take your drumming to new heights! Sayon is a gem and a superb djembefola, teacher and person.

Exact time, location TBA! Stay posted.

Sayon Teaching at Resounding Rhythms in Bath ME