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SenegalStyle Drumming Lessons

1 Cite Sonatel, Dakar Dakar, Senegal
+221 77 791 54 69
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Loved every minute!! Will definitely do again next time!

The drumming lessons with SenegalStyle are a MUST! My friend and I had zero drumming experience... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2013
hajworld
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Moorestown, New Jersey
Great drumming lessons in Dakar

Sineta from SenegalStyle organised drumming lessons with Ibou. This was GREAT!!!! He is a good mix... read more

Reviewed November 10, 2013
LaMaga2013
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Dakar
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Jan 6, 2016
“Super Fun even for the Musically Challenged!”
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SEE OUR SPECIAL 'WELCOME TO AFRICA' PACKAGE DEAL: English Speaking Master Percussionist & Drums included, 3pm to 5pm with band practice afterwards (5:30pm to 7:00pm! (GOOD IDEA for folks with pre-planned tours or SHORT LAYOVERS in Dakar!) All major...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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1 Cite Sonatel, Dakar Dakar, Senegal
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Reviewed December 22, 2013

The drumming lessons with SenegalStyle are a MUST! My friend and I had zero drumming experience, but wanted to try something new. This was SO much fun and our instructor Ibou was a great teacher. Our lessons took place at a cultural center in an...More

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Reviewed November 10, 2013

Sineta from SenegalStyle organised drumming lessons with Ibou. This was GREAT!!!! He is a good mix of cool, passionate about drumming, lay back and encouraging mood. All you need in a teacher when you are a beginner like me. I also went to his band...More

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Reviewed July 22, 2013

HELLO THIS IS ELHADJI i am very glad to explain you the first time i attend SENEGALSTYLE DRUMMING LESSONS with Ibou the greatest drummer .It was in the restaurant ngor in almadie it was very nice IBOU WAS SO great he was playing with many...More

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Reviewed July 8, 2013

Our group of seven began our introduction to Senegal with drumming lessons from Ibou. He was a gracious teacher and host. We had all ages and all abilities with us, but we immediately felt like experts. Because of delayed flights, we missed a day of...More

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Reviewed February 12, 2013

I am American and have taken a number of lessons from Master Percussionist and Drum maker Ibou Sene, both individually and with a group on the beach. Ibou is an amazingly patient teacher and he speaks both English and French, which is very helpful. Every...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2013

I've had a djembe for two years, but never took lessons until recently when I went for a day with SIneta and Ibou. It was a lot of fun, and I loved the setting in this funky beachfront restaurant. I'd spend a Saturday doing this...More

Thank Sharon N
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Reviewed December 3, 2012

I had a great experience with Sineta of SenegalStyel from the beginning of our communication until my lesson and with Ibou, my Djembe drumming teacher. I met Ibou at the local cultural centre where I had my lesson. Ibou speaks great English, is personable, a...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2011

I took a week of dance classes with Ibou's group with a dancer named Seynabou. She is an incredible dancer, extremely patient and thorough in explaining and properly teaching the steps, and a wonderful friend overall. I am so luck to have been introduced to...More

Thank joyce c
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Reviewed November 10, 2011

Ibou is an amazing drummer and a talented teacher. I spent a few hours with him one afternoon learning to play the djembe (correctly) -- it was one of the highlights of my time in Dakar. Ibou took us to the arts centre where he...More

Thank S M
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Reviewed October 22, 2011

Ibou was wonderful as were all the Senegalstyle people affiliated with the bed & breakfast! I'm glad we scheduled it! I wish I had thought to take pictures. 2 hours for 23 euro was cheaper, much cheaper than classes inthe US or here in France...More

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