Kofi (Paul) Osei, master drummer with Akwaaba, runs drumming workshops for people interested in learning how to play the djembe, dundun, bell and shakers. You'll be taught how to perfect the basic techniques of African hand drumming while learning a variety of exciting rhythms from all over West Africa. His classes cater for the novice right through to the skilled drummer who wants to add a little bit of spice to their drumming style. Instruments are supplied at every class.
Kofi's workshops are conducted in a fun, friendly and supportive atmosphere. He is currently running the following workshops:
Tuesdays 7.00pm - 8.30pm - 6 week African drumming course starting Aug/Sept2021
Shop 68/69 Wanneroo Markets, 33 Prindiville Drive, Wangara.
Learn the basic technique for playing djembe along with some traditional rhythms from
West Africa. Drums are supplied at every class. Class fees are $150/$120 for 6 weeks.
Class dates TBC
Please contact Kofi or Sally for any further enquiries.
Thursdays 7.00pm - 8.30pm (intermediate)
Shop 68/69 Wanneroo Markets, 33 Prindiville Drive, Wangara
This class is suitable for people who have completed the 6 week beginner course or have
some experience in playing African drums.
Classes run on the first 3 (or 4) Thursdays of the month with no class on the last Thursday.
The cost is $75/$100 for the month (concession price $60/$80).
Please contact Kofi or Sally if you're interested in joining this class.