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Sayon is in Maine: Tuesday 10/2 – Wednesday 10/9!

Where can you hang out with Sayon in Maine??? 

Friday 10/4 • 6:30 pm  Fundraising concert to build and house a library in Sayon’s village 
Saturday 10/5 • 12 noon  Sayon with Araba-lon at the 3rd Annual Kite Festival in North Yarmouth ME

Sunday 10/6 • 12 noon  Sayon teaches at Resounding Rhythms in Wiscasset ME – Register!
Monday 10/7 • 6:30 pm  Sayon teaches at Root Wild Kombucha in Portland Maine

Drumming for Marita Kennedy-Castro’s Guinea Style West African Dance Class!
Tuesday 10/8 • 6:30 pm  At the Portland New Church in Portland ME

Details, times, locations for all events are on the Calendar page here.

The rest of the time sorry, but he’ll be busy drumming and singing with kids. If you need him for a group or private class, workshop or celebration, he is available Saturday night, Sunday night, and Monday and Tuesday during the days! Drop him a line right here.


Coming Up Next: May 1 and 2 with Sayon!

We had a wonderful African Culture Class: Music, Drumming, Song and Dance of the Malinke of Guinea, focusing on the piece of music, Wadaba. Just like an African village! Thank you to all participants who tried a lot of new things and had fun doing it.

Coming up this weekend!

Friday May 1
Sayon & Landaya in Concert… with plenty of room to dance if you need to.
Barrett Hall, South Strafford VT.

Saturday May 2
Special Saturday West African Drum Mini Workshop/Class with Sayon in White River Junction VT!
We’ll learn to play one of the songs Sayon and Landaya performed at the Friday night concert!
4:00 – 6:00 pm
St Pauls Episcopal Church

Fresh from Guinea! Sayon returns to Mid-Coast Maine for 3 Workshops – February 10 & 11

Sayon playing in Kouya Sidia for the children.

Sayon playing in Kouya Sidia for the children.

Don’t miss these 3 workshops. Getting Sayon’s fresh from the African continent energy is a real treat! Check out the Workshops Page for details on all 3 workshops.

Especially for kids, their parents and community members – Friday February 10, 2:45 – 3:45 pm Wiscasset ME

Back by request for 2 days at Resounding Rhythms Drums of West Africa in Bath ME – Friday 6-8pm and Saturday, 12-4 pm

Class in Keene NH Sunday, February 5, 2012

Be sure to catch our Keene class Sunday, February 2. Sayon is fresh with the energy of just returning from Guinea. Classes for adults and children… see the Classes Page here for detailed information. All levels are welcome!

Here it is! The double header workshop of the fall!

Save the dates, Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25, 2011 in Concord NH

2 Days of Drumming Bliss with not 1, but 2 Djembefolas from Guinea, West Africa!

Sayon Camara and Namory Keita, each a djembefola from the village of their birth in Guinea, will share the music unique to their upbringing. It is not often that we are able to witness this kind of event. Both Sayon and Namory will be present throughout the workshop.

You must pre-register for this workshop by calling 802 779 4914. Space is limited.

There is an excellent discount for those attending both classes.

Get the full scoop at: SayonNamory.wordpress.com or go to the Workshops page on this site.

Lots of Performances Coming Up!

This week Sayon will be playing in Laconia NH. Two weeks from now on Saturday of Labor Day weekend, catch him at the Keene Music Festival, Gaia Roots Dance Party in Northhampton MA and on Sunday at the Hopkinton State Fair.

Go to the Calendar page for dates, days, times and locations.

And stay tuned for a special, one time only this year, double header workshop coming up at the end of September in Concord NH!