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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!


Dates Set for Travel to Guinea with Sayon!


Travel to Guinea. Immerse yourself in the culture. Change.

Sayon has set the dates! December 29, 2016 – January 18, 2017.

Check out Travel to Guinea

Travel to Guinea!

Travel to Guinea!

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Sayon & Landaya in Concert 8/13 at 5:30pm!

Hear Sayon & Landaya on the Green in Woodstock VT this Thursday evening!

Sayon Camara & Landaya

Rain location is the Town Hall Theater!


Sayon’s Bath, Maine Classes Are Next Week!

Two classes, Tuesday & Thursday evening August 12 & 14, from 6-8 pm. Register 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


Thank You For A Wonderful Class

Sayon Camara teaches the djembe accompaniment in class, Woodstock VT.

Sayon Camara teaches the djembe accompaniment in class, Woodstock VT.

We had a wonderful first class last night and everyone got to play at least the djembe and kenkeni parts with a smile! Thanks to Andre Malerba for some super photographs.

  Sayon Camara works with dununs in the Woodstock VT class.

Sayon Camara works with dununs in the Woodstock VT class.


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.