Drumming Links
djembe dundun rhythms :: West African Rhythm Notation ::
  • Djembe and dundun players can take advantage of this growing notation resource for minimal cost. This growing collection of West African rhythms for djembe and dundun are available for download from Patreon. These printable files are useful for groups and invididuals wanting to play entire arrangements with breaks, introductions, djembes solos etc. For a free sample check out the notation for Fakoly.

KTD logo :: Kelowna Taiko Dojo :: Kelowna
  • Weekly taiko classes for children in Kelowna.
  • Contact
  • Taught by Naoko Nakamura, B. Mus. http://www.kelowna-taiko.com/about-me.html
  • More information at www.kelowna-taiko.com
Raven photo :: Raven Ritcey and Djembe Django at Raven Drum Connection on Facebook :: BC Interior
  • Raven shares her passion of the drum & percussion by sharing with community, facilitating drum circles, and leading Djembe Django - drum band entertainment.
  • For djembe lessons, drum circles, workshops, team building, and percussion parties please check out Raven Drum Connection - Facebook and the Raven Drum Connection Website.
  • Call Raven to book online lessons & facilitation, & entertainment by Djembe Django at 250.318.0963 or email
  • Raven lives in Merritt BC and travels the interior sharing the love of the drum.
  • Raven Ritcey B. Ed. M.Ed. Teacher, Facilitator, Djembe Instructor.
  • Video: DJDJ Sunpeaks and Raven and UJAMMA Drum Circle
RIP Photo :: The Rippers West African Drum Troupe :: Penticton
  • The Rippers are a West African drumming troupe based in Penticton, BC
  • The Rippers perform throughout the Okanagan, BC
  • Like the Rippers on Facebook
  • To book a performance, or for other inquiries,
  • Watch this video of The Rippers performing at Okanagan Rhythm Fest!
Bobby photo :: Bobby Bovenzi & Nankama :: Okanagan Falls/Penticton/Vernon
  • African & Middle Eastern Drumming Instructor in the South Okanagan. Tel: 250.497.5861 or or visit www.Nankama.com.
  • Also check out Nankama lessons & performances on the events page.
Yamabiko photo :: Yamabiko Taiko :: Kelowna
  • Yamabiko Taiko is based in Kelowna, BC, and performs throughout the Okanagan
  • Yamabiko holds practices each week on Monday and Thursday.
  • For more information, visit the Yamabiko web site.
  • Like Yamabiko Taiko on Facebook
Fana Soro photo :: Fana Soro & Masabo :: Ottawa
  • West African drumming and dance group Masabo performs under the direction of Fana Soro
  • MASABO has been touring locally, nationally and internationally since 1997.
  • The group's featured performers are Fana Soro (Cote d'Ivoire), Jean Pierre Makosso (Congo-Brazzville), Kocassale Dioubate (Guinea) and Kesseke Yeo (Cote d'Ivoire).
  • Check out the Masabo blog.
Trevor thumb :: Trevor Salloum :: Kelowna
  • Trevor Salloum is a percussionist, author and teacher who has conducted workshops and performed internationally for over 25 years.
  • Trevor resides in Kelowna, BC, Canada and leads two Okanagan Valley bands- Major Mambo and The Trevor Salloum Group.
  • Trevor teaches group and private classes in Afro-Cuban, Brazilian and Middle Eastern percussion.
  • Check out Trevor's videos on Youtube.
Jim Copeman photo :: Jim Copeman :: Kelowna
Russell photo :: Russell Shumsky :: Vancouver
    Vancouver Percussionist and Drumming Instructor. Check out Russell's various classes, workshops and drum circles for both djembe and conga drumming.
South Cariboo link :: South Cariboo Drum Circle :: 108 Mile Ranch
  • Saturdays 1-3 pm, staring Oct 1, 2016
  • 108 Mile Ranch - Community Centre Upstairs room
  • Bring a drum if you have one. No previous experience required.
  • We start our Saturday sessions with a freestyle warm-up, then a short period of technique exercises, helpful to all levels of playing - beginners and beyond. The final hour or so is back to freestyle.
  • Drop in fee: $2
  • Contact: Jeffrey Newman at 250-791-9206 or visit www.jeffcetera.ca/drumming/
:: Drew Makepeace :: Penticton
    OkanaganDrumming.com editor & webmaster.