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Music to Get You Through Lockdown

Music to Get You Through Lockdown

  Missing all our Melbourne friends at the moment and hoping not too long before we can start the music again. This was recorded in-house at Super...

Super Mande Percussion Trio

Super Mande Percussion Trio

    Keeping shoppers entertained, here's part of a recent series of African drumming performances by the Super Mande Percussion trio from West Afri...

Academy Returns to the Stage!

Academy Returns to the Stage!

  Rain hail or shine, Mady Keita's African Drumming Academy were unstoppable in their return to the stage for the first time since 2020! Kicking o...

Drum Making Workshops - Autumn 2021

Drum Making Workshops - Autumn 2021

  Ever wanted to make your own djembe? Learn how with Master Craftsman Mady Keita at his group drum-making workshop sessions on 10-11 April, 10am-...

New Classes Starting Soon in 3 Locations

New Classes Starting Soon in 3 Locations

  Let's start 2021 with a Bang! Join us for African drumming classes - starting soon in 3 locations across Melbourne - with Master Drummer Mady Ke...

Christmas is Coming

Christmas is Coming

Know someone who loves drumming or might like to start?  Check out this video if you're in need of some Christmas gift inspiration. Gift Vouchers ...

ANZ City Vibes

ANZ City Vibes

  Mady Keita has been bringing the vibes back to the streets of Melbourne as part of the ANZ City Vibes initiative that kicked off in November and...

We Have Re-Located

We Have Re-Located

  Needless to say it hasn't been the easiest few months on the Super Mande Percussion front… but FINALLY some good news to share.  Our shopfront a...

Drum Video Making

Drum Video Making

  There's been no time like lockdown to spend hours getting creative in the video-making department.  Here's one of our latest. Check out our onli...

African Drumming Classes Back Soon

African Drumming Classes Back Soon

  We are closely following government guidelines and extra requirements of our class venues as they unfold. Classes will be held in Mount Waverley...

Recent News in Mali

Recent News in Mali

  We've had a lot of people asking about the situation in Mali after the recent coup d'etat and want to thank everyone for their concern.  If you'...

Tip My Hat

Tip My Hat

  Check out the City of Melbourne's "Tip My Hat" competition on Instagram for a series of cool 30 second videos featuring solo musicians and buske...