Tag Archives: traditional

Sayon Teaches in Newton MA in Just 12 Days! Friday 8/4

Register and get info here if you haven’t already. You got to see Sayon in action in Boston this past weekend. You can get more of his wonderful teaching in this intimate Friday night workshop in Newton MA on 8/4! That’s in the Boston area, folks!

Sayon Camara teaches djembe rhythms in class, Woodstock VT

 

 

 


Woolwich ME Workshop with Sayon This Weekend! February 3, 4 and 5

Drumming and dancing! Get the details and register here!


Usher in Summer with Sayon! June 20

A unique class that brings the art forms of Sayon’s culture together.

Journey to an African village with Sayon Camara of Guinea and his wife Lev in a workshop that engages participants in the drumming, music, song, story, traditional language and dance from the place where Sayon delighted in his childhood and served as djembefola (one who plays the djembe drum). All ages and skill levels welcome. No experience necessary. We will work at the level of those in the group. Plan to experience joy and the music and dance traditions of a very different culture. Village music, song and dance is simple and Sayon is a patient and skillful teacher.

Pre-register at:
http://www.opendoorworkshop.com/registration.html

This is under the second Specialty Classes category.

Be sure to let us know if you need a drum when you register:
Email SayonCamaraDrumming@gmail.com or call 802 779 4914.

Open Door, 18 N Main Street, White River Junction VT

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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!


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 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