West African Drumming and Dance Classes

Mondays – July 24 – September 23

Two classes, pick your level

African Drumming and Dance Class

Beginners: 6.30pm – 7.30pm

An introduction to West African Drumming and Dance, open to people of all ages and abilities.

West African Drumming and Dance Class

Advanced: 7.30pm – 8.30pm

For those who have been studying and are ready to move forward with more complex activities.

455 Hagley Ave.

$120.00 per term or $20.00 per class

Experience the infectious joy and beauty of Ghanaian culture, with master drummer and dancer Agbeko Desouza!

We will explore authentic West African drum rhythms, songs and dances, in a learning environment that includes people of all ages and ability.

These classes are inclusive and will support people of all levels of skill and fitness. Beginners and those with physical limitations are most welcome. More experienced players/dancers will also have the opportunity to be challenged.

Agbeko de Sousa Master Drumming

About the tutor

Agbeko is the leader of Africana Fefeworwor Dance Ensemble in Accra, Ghana, and was one of the tutors on Koffie Fugah’s Kadodo Cultural Immersion Tour in 2019. Since moving to NZ recently, he has been co-facilitating many workshops and performing around the country with Koffie. Agbeko brings an authentic taste of Ghana style music and dance that is fun, funky and supportive.