What we're about
Please come and join us for some authentic and fun West African Drumming! This meet up group is for awesome people wanting to learn djembe, dun dun and other African percussion instruments. as well as meet new people and become part of a connected community. The classes are aimed at beginners and intermediate drummers so no experience is required if you want to try something new!
Cheikh Diop of Afric’Arts is a brilliant African drummer and inspirational teacher.
Born in Dakar, Senegal, West Africa, he started his artistic career with the Griot Families (traditional African musicians and historians) and is now bringing African drumming and culture to South East London. He will teach traditional west African rhythms, songs and stories, in the beautiful Anerley Town Hall, Anerley Road, London SE20 8BD (which is very easy to get to on the London Overground or by car) every Wednesday 7.30-9.30pm.
The cost is £12.50 a class or £10 if you bring your own drum.
We look forward to meeting and drumming with you soon.