Classes & Partnerships
Class with Namory Keita is a wonderful opportunity to study Djembe & the traditional full ensemble of the Doundoun family, straight from the village of Sangbaralla, Guinea, West Africa. Namory’s infectious joy for playing and teaching will inspire you! Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned player, you are sure to have a great learning experience!
Please make sure to contact the venues below for more details if you are curious about anything not listed here. During the winter months Namory may be back home charging up in Guinea, leaving class with one of his very capable students.
Namory’s classes are $15 pr class / $13 pr class for purchase of 4 ($52) or more. His Portland class is now welcoming new students at half price for their first class ($7.50!!).
(For dance/drum events or workshops - see EVENTS)
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Beginner (All Levels Welcome!) Drum Class
Join us! Its wicked fun.
The Dance Hall - Closed - pls check back-we WILL resume classes here but for now we continue outside-see below!!
7 Walker St, Kittery, ME 03904
Liz's class offers an opportunity to play Doun Douns AND dance - a contemporary form of West African dance and drum fun! See Seny's video below! (Doundoun dances to resume one we are back at the Dance Hall!)
Liz, Namory and the dancers and drummers from Seacoast West African Dance and Drum, are available for your workshops, classes, performances, and residencies. Contact them for more information: (603) 969-5264
Namory Keita plays for this class along with his advanced students. Join the fun!
Breakwater School 856 Brighton Ave, Portland, ME (if we are having weather!) and at Payson Park Back Cove entrance, Portland. ME (when good weather)
Contact Marita for details and check out the her site for lots of info at www.EmbodyTheRhythm.com (Private dance lessons available)
Marita and Namory have created New Moon Ensemble to bring West African dance and drum to the stage, schools, universities, events and ceremonies.