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Drumming and reading.

Drum performance went well, though the best part is probably the camaraderie I’ve found within the group. Since joining I’ve been invited to birthdays and happy hours and have really gotten to know everyone a lot better than if I’d limited my contact to just classes and rehearsals. 208 more words


Practice and confessions.

The performance for my West African percussion class is coming up soon, and we’ve doubled down on rehearsals. It’s getting pretty intense, but I really enjoy the group I’m in. 49 more words



My West African percussion class continues, and I’m having a lot of fun with it. We have a performance of sorts for a local event coming up in a couple of weeks so there are rehearsals in addition to regular class (which has turned into rehearsal time, as well). 123 more words


Chapter 3 - Love Don't Live Here (Zyara)

I can’t do this anymore. I’m just existing with no purpose in this relationship and it’s really a waste of time. The lovemaking feels like a slow death. 1,611 more words

Love Stories

3 years old djembe player

Sekou Camara, he is a 3 years old djembe player. Reborn master drummer coming through!


Music, Art And Culture

Adinkra Lumads Djembe Community Opening Performance at Vessel 2

During Vessel 2 – A Japanese Drum Assembly last February, it was this group called the Adrinkra Lumads Djembe Community that opened the event. They’re a local group who use the Djembe, a West African instrument, with around 10 to 15 people on-board. 75 more words


Durban's Flatfoot Dance Company to perform 'Sadhana' at the Playhouse

The Flatfoot Dance Company presents Sadhana at the Playhouse Drama Theatre in Durban from March 23 to 26.

This is the newest offering from the acclaimed team that created the award-winning  499 more words