Tag Archives: dunun

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!


Just 2.5 Weeks Until Sayon’s Final 2015 Workshops in Maine!

Catch him in Wiscasset (register here) on Friday and Saturday September 25 and 26.

and

in Hallowell in the Augusta area (register by calling 802 779 4914 or emailing Sayon) on Sunday September 27.

Attend all three days for a complete Sayon experience! It will blow you away and might even take your drumming to the next level and your being to a more joyous place! Good for your well being.

Register now for Early Bird Pricing at both locations! Save on the third day when you sign up for all three days – call 802 779 4914 or email Sayon.

Full details on both workshops here.

Sayon Camara Drumming

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!


Sayon Camara Complete Drumming Experience July 23 & 24

Not to be missed! Pre-registration required.

Coming to Boston (Framingham), MA on July 23 & 24, 2011. Two days of exceptional workshops in Guinean djembe drumming and dunun, as well. For all levels. You will feel the magic! Make a plan to join us and register today! This link will tell you everything you need to know.

Sayon Camara, Master Drummer from Guinea, West Africa and right-hand man to Famoudou Konaté will teach you his exciting approach to the djembe and doundoun drums. Rental drums available. Beginner, intermediate, advanced students welcome.

Need to know more than what is on the Sayon Camara Complete Drumming Experience site? Contact us!


Direct West African Drumming Workshop with Sayon Camara… Sunday, July 31 in Keene NH

You won’t want to miss this workshop in Keene NH with the impeccable teacher and djembefola, Sayon Camara. His personal experience and knowledge of the traditional music of the Malinke music of Guinea, West Africa will be transmitted directly to you, through his present and careful teaching. All levels of skill and ages welcome. Plus, a special children’s class! Oh, and did I mention his joyous, kind spirit? See all the details on the Workshops page. Please scroll down to the Keene Workshop. Registration by phone or email required.


New London Workshop Tomorrow! And so many other events…

I know you can’t see all the posts at once and there is a lot going on so please check the Calendar page  (you’ll find all the direct links you need here) for everything that is happening… ongoing classes, three great workshops in New London NH and Bristol NH, and the Sayon Camara Complete Drumming Experience in Boston MA, as well as numerous performances. More will be coming so keep checking back regularly!


Sunday, June 26 ! Sayon Camara West African Drumming Workshop…Bristol NH

Get full information on the Workshops page – scroll down till you get to the Bristol NH Workshop!


New West African Drumming Workshop For Father’s Day, June 19, New London NH

Check out all the details on the Workshops page!


Only 2 Days Until Sayon Camara’s West African Drum Workshop on May 15 in Hartland VT

Sayon Camara in Simbaya Gare, ConakryGo to the Workshops page for complete information!

We can’t wait to drum with everyone!

Please remember… if you need to rent a djembe
CONTACT US!  for that purpose so we can reserve
it in advance of the workshop.


We Invite You To Join Us Tonight

For the opening concert of Landaya Ensemble‘s season at The Back Room at the Mill, in Bristol NH, this Saturday, April 30,from 7:30pm to 9:30pm.

We will be performing the music of West Africa, on Fula flutes, dununs, djembe, and more. Come to hear our irresistible music at this wonderful venue in historic downtown Bristol NH.

“We’re pleased to announce that good friend and drummer extraordinaire from Guinea, West Africa, Sayon Camara, will be joining us on stage…don’t miss this opportunity to see a master djembefola in an intimate setting.”

Location: The Back Room at the Mill Fudge Factory, 2 Central Street, Bristol, NH 03222
When: Saturday, April 30 at 7:30pm


Please Save The Date! May 15 Drumming Workshop Details As Promised

Get All The Details at Workshops!

Highlights:

Sayon Camara Drumming Afternoon Workshop

Sunday May 15, 2011

Damon Hall

Hartland Three Corners,VT.

That’s in two weeks. PLEASE mark your calendars.

Four hours of classes from 12 pm – 4:30 pm with a half hour break.

All levels of experience and all ages welcome.

We have a few djembe to rent for the workshop if you don’t have one.

Can’t wait to see everyone there. We are in for a treat!


Class Starts Tonight!

We are looking forward to seeing everyone tonight. You will be delighted! If the parking lot for the Little Theatre at the Woodstock Recreation Center is full when you get there, you can park in the lot next to the church directly across the street from the main building at the Recreation Center. Don’t worry. You can’t miss it! If you do, you can ask us to show you where it is.


Join Sayon for the FIRST class he will be teaching in America, on MONDAY, APRIL 4!

We will meet every Monday night, beginning Monday, April 4, 2011 from 6:30 – 8:00 pm at the Little Theater at the Woodstock Recreation Center in Woodstock, Vermont.

Bring your djembe! ALL ages and all levels of experience are welcome.

Go to Classes for detailed information.


Sayon Camara Introductory Performance This Friday 03/18

Sayon will be at the Little Theatre in Woodstock, Vermont on Friday March 18, doing a mini performance during the contra dance break. Be sure to stop by to get a taste of some wonderful, exuberant Guinean drumming.