Master drummer Fatawu (“Fah-tah-ooh”) Sayibu brings the joy of West African drumming to the Minneapolis/St. Paul metro area. Join us for basic drum technique as well as more complex rhythms. Bring your own djembe drum or play one of ours!

June – July 2021

Who: All all welcome
What: 6 African drum class series
When: 10-11am, June 5-July 10, 2021
Location: In-person (more info upon registration)
Cost: $80 per person
Limited class size
*Due to COVID-19, we will practice social distancing of at least 6ft and please wear a mask. Students provide their own chairs and drums. If you need a drum, please let Fatawu know. 

African Drum Class Series!

Register now by emailing or calling 612-229-6614.

Bring your own drum or let Fatawu know if you need to use one of his.


Private Drum Lessons

Awaken your beat.

Fatawu’s drumming lessons are for students of all ages and skill levels who want to learn the fundamentals of drum technique and timing. Explore the dynamic rhythms of Ghana and beyond.

For Sale!

Authentic djembes from Ghana

Contact Fatawu to inquire about how to purchase an authentic Ghanaian djembe.

Other Classes!

Dance and family classes

Join our ongoing adult African dance classes or register for our family session.