Tanante's Forthcoming Performances

Traditional West African drumming, song and dance

Book Tanante for an event

Solfest 2016 | 26th-28th August 2016 View details

Date: 26th-28th August 2016 5pm Sunday 28th
Venue: Tarnside Farm, Tarns, Nr Aspatria, Cumbria, CA7 4NQ View Google Map
Price: See Website
For details: Drumroots- 0161 428 5270
Website: Click here

Tanante plus special guest artists are delighted to be performing on the main stage at the Solfest 2016 (Sunday 5pm). Please see their website for further details and information on tickets. See you there!

Drumroots 10th Birthday Celebration! | Sat 16th April 2016 View details

Date: Sat 16th April 2016 7.30 – 1am
Venue: ISLINGTON MILL James St, Salford, M3 5HW Price:
For details: DRUMROOTS- 0161 408 5270

DRUMROOTS
10TH BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION!

 10th Birthday
Celebration Drumroots presents a spectacular showcase of live, World music and drumming
from diverse musical traditions to celebrate 10 years of Drumroots history.

 LINE UP:

TANANTE: http://www.drumroots.org.uk/african-drumming-performers.php

Fusing
traditional rhythms and melodies from the village communities of West Africa,
with modern drum and dance choreography, Tanante’s powerful percussion, and
infectious energy combine to create dynamic and interactive shows, which break
down the barriers between audience and performers. This will be an extra
special show including a whole host of guest drummers, dancers, singers and
musicians including Jokeh Silla, Sens Sagna  and the legendary master
drummer Iya Sako.

 

JUBA DO LEÃO:
www.jubadoleao.com

Inspired by
the floor-shaking rhythms and vibrant dances of North-eastern Brazil, Juba do
Leão take you on an enlightening tour of the intoxicating grooves of Brazil and
beyond

 

JALLY SUNTOU
SUSSO: Facebook –
  jalysuntou.susso

Suntou is a
Kora player from the Gambia, a member of the well-known Susso Griot family. The
Kora, an African Harp, traditionally played to an audience of kings, will
tonight be carrying 700 years of history and oral tradition to you.

 

KALAKUTA: Facebook
–  kalakutaoriginalmcr

Led by Fela
Kuti’s former ‘Egypt 80’s guitarist Emeka Elendu, Kalakuta are a diverse range
of Manchester based musicians creating a new modern Afrobeat sound. Combining
elements of funk, jazz and hypnotic afro-grooves, this 17 piece band will
guarantee to get the dancefloor moving.

 

DJ’S

SIR ROBIN & PETE FIBRE  

Fine Afrobeat, reggae, world music and bass heavy vinyl selections from DJ’s – 

RUFFMOUTH!

Your MC for the night, Hip hop legend,
poet and lyricist – 

 

Sat 16th
April 2016

 

7.30 – 1am

 

ISLINGTON
MILL

 

James St,
Salford  M3 5HW

 

£10 tickets
OTD

 

Daytime
drumming and dance workshops: **MORE DETAILS SOON***

10am -1pm
Intermediate/Advanced Djembe/Dundun drumming workshop with Iya Sako

2pm -4pm All
levels African dance with Jokeh Sillah

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