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Coming Right Up… the workshop before the workshop!

Play with Sayon on Friday night July 27 and make an overnight of the Eastern MA Rhythm Festival taking place in Uxbridge MA on Saturday July 28! The Early Bird pricing for this special ‘night before the festival’ workshop ends this Friday 7/13 so time to take action… register here!

July 27 Workshop 
West African Drumming Special!
Waban MA
6:30 – 8:30 pm
Location
Waban Library Center • 1608 Beacon Street, Waban MA 02468
Pre-register here. Early Bird price through 7/13!
All are welcome.

Sayon drumming on the Woodstock Green in full costume.


NH ME VT… Not to be missed!

This is a fun night! And open to ALL! Hear Sayon and Araba-lon live and learn to move through some traditional dance moves village style.

Sayon and Araba-lon Drum and Dance
Friday April 13
New African Americans Friday Family Fun Night
6 – 8 pm
Grace Capital Church • 543 Pembroke Street • Pembroke NH


Guinea Workshop Starts in 8 Days!

Go here for more information. It’s too late to sign up this year but you can plan on next year now!


Sayon has a lot to offer this summer!

Take a look at his Calendar to find out all the places you can learn with Sayon or watch him perform!

While you are there be sure not to miss this one… it’s going to be an incredible journey! And it’s in a great central location…

Dynamic Duo: Sayon Camara and Namory Keita Teaching Together in One Workshop!
Friday, Saturday & Sunday, July 21, 22 & 23
Boston Area
Go here to register! 

At the DrumConnection • 177 Massachusetts Avenue • Arlington MA

Early Bird Registration for only 24+ more hours! Ends tomorrow (Friday) night!
Yes, that’s 6/23!

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Sayon Returns to Maine!

In just about 10 days Sayon’s three day West African Drumming Workshop starts in Wiscassset. Time to register if you haven’t yet!

West African Drumming Workshop
Friday, Saturday & Sunday – May 19, 20 & 21 
Woolwich ME  
Registration – now open! and information here.

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Find One (or ALL) of Sayon’s Event(s) to Attend This Spring!

April

Vermont Children’s Multicultural Festival
Sayon Camara Mini Performance and Drumming Workshop
Saturday April 29  
Sharon VT
Information here.

May

West African Drumming Workshop
Thursday May 4  
New York  (New York City Area)
Registration – now open! and information here.

West African Drumming Workshop
Saturday May 6 
Harrisburg/Lancaster PA Area  
Registrationnow open! and information here.

West African Drumming Workshop
Friday, Saturday & Sunday – May 19, 20 & 21 
Woolwich ME
The popular Maine workshop you don’t want to miss!
Registration – now open! and information here.

And don’t forget weekly Beginning and Intermediate/Advanced Classes every Thursday night in White River Junction VT! Information here.

Sayon Camara as the djembefola in his village during a recent celebration of the new wells in the village.

Sayon Camara serving as the djembefola for his village during a recent celebration of the new wells recently drilled in the village. Thank you to the hundreds of you who made this possible!


Celebrate Sayon’s Birthday!

Sayon Camara in Simbaya Gare, Conakry
This Thursday, March 23, we will drum with Sayon in celebration of his birthday. We are so glad he is here with us!
6-7:30pm
Tip Top Media Arts Building, White River Junction VT

In honor of Sayon’s birthday this will be a donations gratefully received class – no set fee – with 50% of the donations going to the next project in Sayon’s beloved home village of Kouya Sidia: Food for Everyone, Every Day.


Woolwich ME Workshop with Sayon This Weekend! February 3, 4 and 5

Drumming and dancing! Get the details and register here!


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!


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 Teaches In Vassalboro ME on Sunday 9/27!

Gentle, clear teacher and master djembefola Sayon Camara will be teaching a workshop in Vassalboro ME this Sunday, September 27! The workshop is for everyone who has ever thought about or had a desire to hand drum to intermediate to experienced players. Sayon will keep everyone engaged at their individual playing level and help you get to the next step. A drummer and human being of his caliber is a rare gift anywhere in the world. Not to be missed!
Sayon Camara Drumming  Workshop
Vassalboro ME Sunday September 27, 2015
12:30 – 4:30 pm 
with a break
Pre-register for this workshop – email Sayon at sayoncamaradrumming@gmail.com or call 802 779 4914!
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Sayon Teaches in Wiscasset ME this Friday & Saturday 9/25 & 9/26

Inspired master djembefola Sayon Camara of the traditional Guinean artisanal family of djembe makers and drummers is returning to Maine in just 7 days to teach students the rhythms of his people!

At Resounding Rhythms in Wiscasset…
Friday 6:00 – 8:00 pm 
Saturday 12 noon – 4:00 pm
Pre-register here for this workshop!


Sayon’s Saturday 9/12 Groove

Get into Laconia NH’s Multicultural Festival with Sayon & Landaya. 1:30 and 2:30 pm! This Saturday 9/12.