West African Drum + Dance
November 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - January 27, 2020 @ 7:30 pm
Drop-in every Monday night!
$12/session paid to instructor
Join Chimie Bangoura to learn traditional rhythms and techniques of West African hand drumming (djembe). Chimie is a brilliant and energetic master drummer and studio musician from Guinea, West Africa. He is originally from Matam, which is the epicenter of drum and dance in Conakry, Guinea. He studied djembe and doundoun with Tonton Soriba Sylla for eight years, while directing and teaching drum classes for visiting European students. He moved to Vermont in 2007 and is eager to share his passion and talent.