Special Events

We regularly create special events on a larger scale involving many artists, students and audiences.


We have organized three events so far, at Chats Palace, East London, in January and September 2014 and May 2016.

each time we held a two day performance workshop in dance and African Music.

See our gallery page for photos of the most recent event.

We are currently planning another musical fusion workshop – STAY TUNED!




The tutorial artists involved are:

Master drummer Alex Dayo (Burkina Faso)

Song writer and multi-instrumentalist Carlton Hunter (United Kingdom)

Dancer/choreographer Bata Aminata Traore (Burkina Faso)

with special guest course support tutors and DrummingSchool creative team members:

Alai Sanfo (Burkina Faso)

Kalifa Diarra (Switzerland)

Gwang (Grenada)

Aaron Highly (United Kingdom)

Narcis Moustique Piqué  (Burkina Faso)

Marta Badia (Spain)


Our collective experience in making these unique fusion events a success can be made available for your school music services private events and festivals.


See our Rhythms and Dance Photo gallery (September 2014)


See our African Rhythms and Melodies workshop video at Chat’s Palace (January 2014)

Copyright © Alex Dayo 2015