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Event Archive - AFRICAN DRUMMING WEEK: Adama Bilorou

Sat. September 21st 2019 - Sun. September 22nd 2019 @  Cafe Casablance (All Ages)
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Opening: Thursday 1st January 1970
Presented by: Productions Pulchérie Mboussi, African Caribbean Arts & Cultural Society, AfriCaFest, ISSAMBA
Come join us in exhilarating African drumming workshops that will cover contemporary and traditional African poly rhythms and signature techniques from initiated Master ADAMA BILOROU

*Explores the ancient art of drumming from Central and West Africa.

*You'll learn the history and power of the "djembe" drum, balafon (African xylophone), dun-dun (bass drum), N'goni-Cora (which translates into "gather together in peace").

These classes are perfect for hobbyists and professionals alike:
- BEGINNER (no experience and/or still getting comfortable)
- INTERMEDIATE (know a few rhythms)
- ADVANCED (professional and/or teachers

Bring your own instruments if you have them. If not please let us know in advance and we will attempt to provide some for you.

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Adama Bilorou (African)

Originally from Burkina Faso, Adama composes and performs an explosive mélange of musical genres inspired by his native culture, and infused with sounds from Europe and beyond. He has performed with Carlos Santana, Manu Dibango, Marcus Miller, and many more artists from around the world, and has led workshops across Europe, Africa, Asia and North ... more info
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