This Thursday, March 23, we will drum with Sayon in celebration of his birthday. We are so glad he is here with us!
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.
4 Classes Every Week!
Starting Thursday, Feb 18
Tuesdays 6 pm • Hartland VT
Wednesdays 6 pm • New London NH
Thursdays 6pm + 7:30pm • White River Junction VT
Find the classes nearest you on the Classes page!
Get into Laconia NH’s Multicultural Festival with Sayon & Landaya. 1:30 and 2:30 pm! This Saturday 9/12.
Join Sayon in New London NH on Saturday May 30 from 12-3 pm for an afternoon workshop. Register by May 25 to take advantage of Early Bird pricing!
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
With Sayon Camara & Landaya at Barrett Memorial Hall in South Strafford VT from 8:00 – 10:00 pm and then some! The irresistible polyrhythms of this West African ensemble combined with Sayon’s expert hands on the djembe and haunting melodies on traditional flute will get you up and dancing! This is a fundraiser for Barrett Hall, a historical community building with great wooden floors and lots of room to move.
That’s right! We’ll be playing at the Multicultural Festival right in the heart of the capitol. 4pm. See you there. Let’s dance!
that’s in less than three hours… and there’s a great Arts Fest going on there all day Saturday and Sunday!
That’s right. The workshop starts this Friday night. There is still time to get a discount before the door price kicks in. We already have a lively and talented group who are committed. This will be a spirited workshop and a great opportunity to study with Sayon on his home turf and play with both experienced and beginning students! Expect to elevate your drumming! Details here.
Get those checks postmarked TODAY to get the early bird pricing on Sayon’s Vermont Drumming Workshop happening on Friday & Saturday, July 11 & 12! Details on pricing and mailing here: https://sayoncamaradrumming.com/workshops
See you in just under two weeks!
Don’t miss out on this great early bird pricing for Sayon’s Friday & Saturday, July 11 & 12 Drumming workshop in White River Junction VT! Accessible to a lot of you within an hour or two drive! Pricing for those registering and paying (postmark those envelopes by June 30!) ends June 30! That leaves you six more days…
July 11 & 12, Friday & Saturday 2014 Workshop West African Drumming with Sayon Camara 6:30 – 8:30 pm and from Saturday: 12:30 – 4:30 pm
Early Bird Pricing Available… save up to $40 on the Complete Workshop Experience!
Early Bird Pricing
Complete Workshop Experience Friday & Saturday: $100, Friday Only: $40, Saturday Only: $80
Cost After June 30: Complete Workshop Experience Friday & Saturday: $120, Friday Only: $45, Saturday Only: $90.
Cost at the Door: Complete Workshop Experience Friday & Saturday: $140, Friday Only: $50, Saturday Only: $10
To get Early Bird Pricing, send your name, address, phone and email with a check for the full amount of the days you wish to attend made out to: Sayon Camara Drumming, PO Box 646, Woodstock VT 05091. Make sure your envelope is postmarked by June 30, 2014.
All the details are on the Workshops page! This workshop is for you. We hope all the students who traveled to Guinea this past winter will be there to help us transport everyone back to the heart of Guinea! What sweeter place to drum than Vermont in July? What sweeter teacher? What’s sweeter than taking your drumming to the next level?
Take a look and get registered with the Early Bird Savings today!
Another fabulous opportunity for a Saturday class with Sayon!
Saturday May 3. Coming right up in six days!
Advanced 1:00 – 2:30 pm / $25 Drop Ins
Beginners 2:30 – 4:00 pm / $20 Drop Ins
St Paul’s Episcopal Church, 749 Hartford Ave, White River Junction – next to the Upper Valley Haven
This is a make up class so if you are a regular student you have already paid!
Saturday drumming has great energy. We had a blast last time. Come and drum joyfully with us!
Please Note: NO class this Thursday April 17. Next classes are Thursday April 24, every Thursday in May, same time, same place, starting May 1 and a special class SATURDAY May 3, Beyond Beginner Class from 1-2:30 pm, Beginner Class from 2:30-4 pm.
Please visit Sayon’s Village page so we can share what’s new and upcoming in his home village of Kouya Sidia!