Events

Workshops & Performances

Brk_Wtr_event_image.png  

Discover the rhythm and dance of Guinea, West Africa!
Drum class: 5:30 – 6:30 pm
Dance class: 6:30 -7:30pm
September 25th, 2021
Breakwater School, 856 Brighton Ave. Portland, ME
Classes are $20 each, or $35 for both. You can bring your own drum, or add $5 to rent a djembe.
Namory Keita and Seny Daffe are both masters of their tradition. Namory will guide us through the basics of how to play a rhythm on the djembe, and Seny will get us into the groove of this beautiful and energizing dance.
Fo questions please email:
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Advance registration is not required, but it will help us plan better for the event as space is limited! Masks & distancing is required.
Namory Keita bio: https://namorydrum.com/about/bio.html
Seny Daffe bio: http://senydaffe.blogspot.com/
Event produced by Namorydrum
FREE COMMUNITY PERFORMANCES 
Namory will be performing with Marita Kennedy-Castro and their group New Moon Ensemble for a couple of free shows this coming weekend if you want to watch. Friday, September 17 in Waterville  at Waterville Arts, 18 Main Street AND Sunday September 19 Cumberland Center, ME 282 Maine Street. (Masks required for both of these - free - indoor events.

Visit Guinea with Namory

 

All Levels

INTENSIVE 

Guinea, WEST AFRICA

village class

with Namory Keita

January, 2020

 Get ready to be imersed in the culture and rhythms of the Hamana region with Namory & his dance & drum family!

Imagine being surrounded by great drummers playing the full Dunun ensemble for each of your drum classes.

Come with us to my village, Sangbaralla        

 CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO!

 

Annual Drum Builders Conference

Willimantic, CT

Drum Builders Conf 2019

https://www.facebook.com/DjembeRepairs

860 423 8331

Building at Drum Conf

The Drum Builders Conference is a yearly event, usually early summer, where drum builders come from far and wide to share their knowledge and teach their skills to students and other builders. Not to be missed!


Namory loves this conference, as a drum builder himself, he brings a great deal of knowledge to the table. He has a great time with all the builders and students that attend. If you are interested in drum construction-this is the place to be!Drum Bldrs

Join our Mailing List

Join our mailing list to receive updates on Namory's workshops, classes, and events, as well as updates on The Humana Arts Center project. Select below what you would like to be informed about.

Please enable the javascript to submit this form

Master Village Drummer
Namory Keita
Sangbaralla, Guinea, West Africa
&
Portland, Maine, USA

(603) 831-9609
This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.