African drum classes
I offer one-to-one and group tuition in music (general, notation and theory) and especially West African Drumming, notably djembe, dun duns, percussion and song. I have a number of spare drums you can borrow at my classes. See our F.A.Q.
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"Thanks for being an awesome djembe teacher! We may not be the best, and our timing is all adrift, but you have the knack of making us feel comfortable with what we are doing - I would have done a runner long ago!! Can't wait for the New Year's lessons..." - Jan & Mike
My Bedford class meets on Tuesday evenings at The Clophill Centre, near Hitchin and Luton. I'm also a guest teacher in Milton Keynes most Monday nights (except school holidays), but that group is now oversubscribed. If you live further west in Buckinghamshire, or can't make those days, check out Justine Hart's Vitae Drum Circle in High Wycombe and Wendover, which I often attend on Wednesdays. If you're in Birmingham, check out Nigel Sadler's classes.
In September+October 2013 I taught classes for children aged 7-11 on Saturday mornings at Southcott Village Community Centre near Leighton Buzzard. This class has ended but might restart if there's enough demand.
In November 2013 I ran another After School Club for KS2-age children at a school in Bedford.
I may also travel to Dunstable, Luton, Northampton or further afield if demand is high enough. If you'd like me to hold a drumming group in your area, either for a regular class or a one-off event (perhaps a fun birthday or Christmas party?), then please contact me to discuss your needs.