Percussion Workshops

Jabba Jabba Jembe

Providing high energy interactive workshops, drum circles and performance groups for schools, youth and adult groups, corporate and community events, festivals and more.

We design our events to suit the needs, age and size of your group. We provide all the instruments, equipment and facilitation.Our sessions can range from a 45min  Drum Circle to a progressive weekly Drum workshop 1-4 hours. We can also provide half & full day programs including Dance and Crafts for groups and events.



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Sadio Sissokho Kora Musician.

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2012

Myself and Tia Velleni Recently collaborated with Sadio Sissokho a Musician from Guinea Bissau west Africa.

Great weekend of events at the edinburgh fringe festival with our AKROWA show

Last Updated: 16 Aug 2012

 Akrowa show had its first events at the Edinburgh Fringe festival this month..


health rhythms

Last Updated: 18 Jan 2012

Drumming has for a long time been known to have profound effects on those listening and playing rhythms. 

Here's a fantastic video documenting Rhythm and Life in West Africa..

Last Updated: 10 Nov 2010

This is the best video i have seen on youtube.

About David Day


David Day is the founder of jabba jabba jembe, he has been studying African and World Drumming for over 12 years at home, in Ireland and also with Teachers  in Europe the US, Senegal, Gambia, Guinea and Ghana, West Africa.  

For over 8 years now Dave has been working with various Arts Projects, Schools, Festivals, corporate and community groups providing Percussion workshops, Drum Circles and Performance Groups..



Our aim is to allow people the opportunity to have fun and enjoy drumming and creative music making in a friendly group environment.

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