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On the Woodstock Green at Noon 8/28

Come listen, come dance! Free concert!


Pre-Holiday Workshops and Classes

Monday, November 26 • Woodstock VT Class

Thursday, November 29 • White River Junction, VT Class • 2 Classes: Beginning at 6pm + Intermediate at 7:30pm

Saturday December 1 • West African Drum WORKSHOP! • Woodstock VT • Join us for the last workshop of the year in Woodstock. It’s a great way to build energy for the coming holiday season!

Sunday December 2 • Keene NH West African Drum Class

Monday, December 3 • Woodstock VT Class

Monday, December 10 • Woodstock VT Class

Thursday, December 13 • White River Junction, VT Class • 2 Classes: Beginning at 6pm + Intermediate at 7:30pm

Monday, December 17 • Woodstock VT Class

Wednesday, December 19 • Rutland VT DANCE Class

Thursday, December 20 • White River Junction, VT Class • 2 Classes: Beginning at 6pm + Intermediate at 7:30pm

Thursday, December 27 • White River Junction, VT Class • 2 Classes: Beginning at 6pm + Intermediate at 7:30pm

Monday, December 31 • Woodstock VT Class • Welcome the New Year Class!

For details on locations and times please click on Classes and Workshops.


Sayon in Maine! Bath on Friday, September 16 & Waterville on the Sunday the 17th…

Please join Sayon for a special Friday evening master class at Resounding Rhythms this Friday evening from 6-8:30 pm. Please call Resounding Rhythms in advance at 207 319 7433 to register.

Then check out Drums Along the Kennebec in Waterville, Maine! Sayon will be teaching two mini workshops at 12:10 and 3:10 pm and performing with Kulu-Ba at 1:40 pm. What a line-up. This is sure to be a great day with drummers from different traditions joining together to celebrate. Contact Lynn Schwarz at 207 622 3355 for information on Drums Along the Kennebec.


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!


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!


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.


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