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ABOUT Drumming on the beach

Drumming is an integral part of the African cultural fabric, serving as a rhythmic heartbeat that resonates with the soul of the continent. My Gambia has created a unique and unforgettable experience for travellers seeking to connect with the vibrant culture of this beautiful region, offering drumming classes on the picturesque beaches of The Gambia. These immersive drumming lessons provide travellers with the opportunity not just to see The Gambia but to truly feel it.
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Drumming Workshop on the Beach

Start of activity

Your classes will take place on the beach or other agreed location. 

Your transport to the workshop location can be arranged for an additional price. 

What to expect

from drumming workshop

During our drumming classes, expect to be greeted by passionate and talented instructors eager to share their knowledge. You will learn the history and significance of each drumbeat and its cultural context. Depending on your level of knowledge, the workshop master will guide you through various riddims to create a real African atmosphere on the beach. 

Skilled instructors guide participants through the basics of African drumming, immersing them in the captivating rhythms that have been passed down through generations. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced drummer, these sessions are tailored to your skill level.

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Your transport can be arranged for an additional price. 

RATES

Rates are per person and might vary depending on availability. Prices do not include your transport costs - please send an inquiry and once the location of workshop is confirmed we will send you a final price for the workshop.

PRICES

Private workshop (transport not included)
2,800 GMD
Private workshop (transport not included) *min. 2 trainees
1,900 GMD
Group workshop (transport not included) *min. 4 trainees
1,500 GMD
Group workshop (transport not included) *min. 6 trainees
1,100 GMD

inclusions

What is included

  • Drumming Workshop
  • Fees for trainer 
  • Transport for facilitator
  • Drums rental

What is excluded

  • Transportation in case the drumming lesson takes place on the beach or another preferred location.
  • Personal items (souvenirs, additional drinks...)
  • International flights to and from The Gambia
  • Travel documentation (permits, visa fees...)
  • Travel Insurance
Can start any day
Depending on the availability, activity can start in any day of the week.
Family Friendly
Activity is suitable for families with kids more than 12 years old.
1,5 hour
Workshop takes one hour and a half.
Great for solo travellers
You can attend private workshop or join already scheduled workshops.
Customization Option
You can decide on the workshop location and intensity level.
Moderate activity
This activity requires little activity but a lot of patience when learning a new skill.
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FAQ

Can we adjust the activity?

You can decide on the location where the workshop will be taking place. The workshop usually takes 1,5 hours, but if you decide on a more intensive class (private class only), the workshop time can be extended. 

Do you provide drums?

Yes, we provide drums and chairs in case you decide to have a lesson on the nearby beach or another preferred location. 

Can we book extensive drumming workshop (1 week or 2 weeks)?

Yes, you can decide to have a one-day lesson or multi-day workshops. 

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My Gambia is collaborating with various drumming instructors and will always make sure to choose the one that will fit your skill level and preferences the most. 

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