Fundraiser for Brian Klempp's voyage to Mamady Keita's Drum Camp in the Republic of Guinea, Africa
Performances featuring Sogbety Diomande and his West African Drum and Dance Company, Halim El-Dabh, The Kent African Drum Community, Gypsy Soul and *Star Kids* Tribal Belly Dance Troupe.
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Images from this event.
Anyone wishing to help sponsor Brian Klempp's voyage to Africa, please contact Jeff Ingram at firstname.lastname@example.org or call 330-673-4970. Standing Rock Cultural Arts is a non-profit, 501(c)(3) organization based in Kent Ohio. Donations are tax deductible and greatly appreciated. Or contact Brian directly at 330-554-5244.
Brian Klempp will teach a traditional Djembe rhythm from Guinea. (1:15-2:45)
Halim El-Dabh will give a workshop titled ³Rhythms Across the Sahara from Isis to Oshun which will feature songs and dances from Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia, Nigeria and Ghana. (3:00-4:15)
Sogbety Diomande will teach traditional rhythms from Ivory Coast. (4:30-5:45)
The evening concert performance features