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Beginner Drum with Namory Keita

Class open to all @5:30 p.m.

  • $20/$30 both/$5 drum
  • Location 1

Service Description

We are hosting a drum workshop on Friday, March 24th 5:30-7:30pm at MidCoast Strong 143 maverick Street in Rockland We will have two different classes Beginning Drum class open to all @5:30pm Intermediate Drum class open to those with experience at 6:30pm Bring your own drum and folding chair if you have one We will have some drums to rent Cost for both classes is $30 Cost for a single class is $20 Cost to rent a drum is $5 You can reserve your spot by emailing Denyserobinson@gmail.com and prepaying via Venmo/ApplePay or check in the mail. When paying, please note which class you are registering for and if you are renting a drum- Thank You! I hope to see all of your shining faces drumming your hearts out! Questions/concerns please Text or call Denyse at 207-975-5325 Venmo@ Denyse-Robinson ApplePay @ 207-975-5325 Mail check to Denyse Robinson 29 Cobb Rd Camden, ME 04843 Namory Keita was born in 1982 in the village of Sangbarala, Guinea. At age 7 he began drumming, becoming the lead drummer for his village in 2006. Members of his family are well-known drummers. His brothers, Solo Keita, living in Japan, and Nansady Keita, in England, grew up drumming with Namory under the tutelage of his uncle, Famoudou Konate, one of the most famous West African drummers in the world. Namory recorded his first CD in 2010 named Kolafolo meaning the ‘Beginning of Everything’. He is a featured artist on recordings by Solo Keita, Billy Konate and Diarra Konate to name a few. As an international teacher and performing artist, Namory has been invited to many places to share his culture including Germany, Poland, France, Canada, and Portugal. Since coming to America in 2010, he has played with Famoudou Konate, Mamady Keita, Bolokada Conde, Moussa Traore, Mamady Kourouma and the list goes on. Namory plays for the world renowned West African dance teacher Youssouf Koumbassa, the Kouraba Festival in Canada, Cirque Zuma Zuma, ILAP, and many other noted musicians and venues throughout New England and the US and abroad. Namory Keita, Master Drummer, is a sought after teacher and performer with a unique style and a wealth of traditional knowledge very rare to find outside the villages of Guinea. His resources include not only his wonderful ability to engage any audience but also his relationships with dancers and drummers locally and around the world.


Upcoming Sessions


Cancelation Policy

Please cancel at least two hours before class starts.


Contact Details

  • 143 Maverick Street, Rockland, ME, USA

    858-692-4157

    midcoaststrong@gmail.com

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