About our Classes
Mady Keita's African Drumming Academy
Mady Keita’s African Drumming Academy offers a range of drumming classes for beginners, intermediate and advanced players.
Benefits of African drumming
Aside from group drumming classes, Mady Keita’s African Drumming Academy also offers:
All djembe drums, dounoun drums and equipment are provided. Or if you have your own drum, bring it along. It is recommended to wear comfortable pants made of non-slippery fabric.
Mady has been honing his techniques in African drumming for over 35 years. He has mastered the techniques incorporated into djembe drum and doudoun drum playing through growing up with the many traditional ceremonies of Mali.
Mady has secured his position as a patient and dedicated teacher with a wealth of knowledge of authentic Mande rhythms. Mady loves to teach and explain to people the knowledge and culture from where his style of drumming comes from, and he is always able to provide the insight needed to adapt a skill in drumming.
For Mady, every student is a potential Super Mande Percussionist.
The classes are a very rewarding experience and like everything at Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance very reasonably priced.
Customised classes can be arranged upon request. Just contact us by sending a message through the Contact Us page to register your interest or make a booking.