"From the motherland to the Caribbean and back"
ABOUT JAMAFRICAN ENSEMBLE
As a company we are aimed at restoring the cultural heritage of Africa’s children.
JamAfrican Ensemble is a passionate and committed ensemble filled with musical professionals, with the talent and drive to succeed. We are Jamaica's first and only traditional West African ensemble, although our main focus is West African music and culture we also offer traditional Caribbean music. We specialise in instruments such as: Djembe, Dundun, Sangban Kenkeni, Krin, Balafon, Gomgoma, Congas, Bongos, Goumbe, Bolomg, Kora and lots more. Explore our music portfolio and feel free to get in touch with any comments or questions.
“As the branches extend the roots go deeper”
JamAfrican Ensemble offers traditional West African drum and dance classes.
Traditional West African Dance classes for beginners, intermediate and advance dancers. Some dances taught are Djole, Soli, Cinte, etc. Our dance classes entails Kundalini style yoga stretches, warm-ups, cardiovascular and core strengthening routines, chants, live drumming, choreography and solo development.
Contact us for further information about our dance classes.
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Traditional drum classes for beginners, intermediates, advanced and soloists. Musics include: Dundunba, Tiriba, Kakilambe, Soli, Djole, Sofa, etc. as well as traditional Caribbean music such as: Mento, Kumina, Tambo, and other percussion instruments. Please contact us for further details about our West African drum classes.