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Mady Keita - African Drumming Master from Mali, West Africa

"I welcome everyone to come and experience African drumming - the unique music, culture and rhythms originating from Mali in West Africa."   -   Mady Keita


Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance is about more than just drumming, we are a centre of West African music, culture, drumming and dance. All the way from Mali in West Africa, renowned musician and Master Drummer Mady Keita brings his expertise and authenticity to Melbourne and all over regional Victoria and Australia.  Come for a lesson or let us come to you!

African Drummers in Melbourne

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African Drummers in Melbourne
African Drums Custom Made

Custom Made African Drums

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African Drumming Workshops
African Drumming Workshop
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An Authentic African Drumming Academy

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Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance


School Incursions

School workshops run by Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance cater for students of all ages and abilities, allowing individual expression to develop with new ideas and ways to communicate.

School Music Incursions


Gigs & Events

Whether you’re planning a wedding, festival, party or any kind of occasion, let us bring infectious rhthym, music and culture to your event. The Super Mande Percussion ensemble loves to entertain and bring African drumming, dance and music performance to all kinds of events!

West African Drummers for Hire


African Drumming Classes

Want to learn African Drumming? Mady Keita’s African Drumming Academy offers a range of fun and affordable drumming classes throughout Melbourne for people of all levels, ages, backgrounds and abilities. Get started today!

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Drum Repairs

Mady Keita has been making Djembe and Dounoun drums for over 30 years and is renowned as one of Australia's finest Djembe and Dounoun craftsmen. Whether you need a quick repair or a drum build from scratch, your drum is in safe hands with Mady.

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African Drums & Instruments

Our genuine, hand-made African drums are made with authentic materials that fully capture the West African tradition. These drums create a diverse mixture of sounds that are rich and dynamic — a true testament to Mali drumming practices and designs.

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Keep in Touch!

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