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Community Jam [clear filter]
Sunday, May 27

2:00pm PDT

Ghanaian Drum Class
With Master Drummer Saeed Abbas


Ghanaian Drum Class

Saeed Abbas in from the Hausa tribe in Accra, Ghana. A child prodigy, he auditioned into Ghana's premier Dance Ensemble at 19 becoming their master drummer and toured many parts of the world with them. In 2004 was invited to the US to teach children with disabilities in the Portland... Read More →

Sunday May 27, 2018 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Rhythm Tent 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

3:00pm PDT

Beginning Talking Drum & Sakara Drum
With Mohammed Shaibu


Beginning Talking Drum & Sakara Drum

ONE of the best African and World Music and Dance performance in the world.

Sunday May 27, 2018 3:00pm - 3:50pm PDT
Rhythm Tent 305 Harrison Street, Seattle WA 98109

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