Discover and explore the vibrant rhythms of West Africa in this fun and communal, hands-on drum class. You’ll learn basic techniques and call-and-response patterns as you practice traditional songs in a shared group drumming experience. Bring your own hand drum or rent one for $5 per class ($30 per session). All levels welcome. A former member of Mask Dance Company, YAHAYA KAMATE teaches African dance and drumming at the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in New York City and the Center of Modern Dance Education in Hackensack.
Hand drums are available to rent for $5 per class or $30 per session.