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Drum + Dance ConferencE 

October 6-8, 2023 

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Join us for the 3rd Annual kaloum djembe Drum and Dance conference in greensboro, NC! The conference brings some of the best artists and teachers together for an immersive and enriching community experience. We can't wait to share it with you! 


-friday, Oct 6-

6:00-7:15 Community Dance Warmup TBA / Beginner dunun KD team / koutiro drum amadou

7:30-9:00 Dance Moumi / DJEMBE TECHNIQUE KD TEam


9:00-9:50 YOGA HALLie / DRum care workshop KD Team

10:00-11:30 DuN Dance Seny / Djembe Namory

12:00-1:30 KUtiro Dance Robin / Ballet Dunun amo / Bala Abou

1:45-3:15 Mali Dance Solo / dunun LAvia

3:30-5:00 Dance Moumi/ Djembe solo technique Lavia

6:30-9:00 Concert (in the Van Dyke Performance Space)

-Sunday, Oct 8-

10:30-12:00 Solo language for dance Christan & Atiba

12:30-2:00 MALI Dance Solo / KrIn Seny / Bala Abou

2:30-4:00 DUn Dance AMo / Djembe namory /

advanced djembe Lavia

4:15-5:45 Dance seny / Dunun Namory

*NOTE - Doors open at 9 AM Saturday and 10 AM Sunday. Schedule is subject to changE!

Classes are for all levels and teachers generally cover different material each class. The schedule may change slightly as we get closer to the event but the teachers are locked in!



Class Bundles:

-single Class-$25

 one day pass (4 Class)-$90 

TWo Day Pass (8 class)-$175 

Full Weekend Pass-$200

Weekend pass includes 10 class pass, concert ticket, and conference shirt!

PLEAse note that class passes do not also count as a concert Pass. Concert tickets can be purchased separately.

-Group Rate:

$20/class for Groups of 7+. VALID for pre-registration only. contact us for direct registration!

-Youth/Student/Educator Rate:

20% for PRe-registration - $20 at door for all classes (Note - We need a few more volunteers! Work exchange is also available for High SChool & college students. contact us for info!)

-Instrument Rental:

$5/class - Djembes, Dunun, Krin, & Balafon are available)





All activities will be at the Greensboro cultural Center on the First, Third, aNd fourth floors. There are passenger and a freight elevators to use and we will set up a drop off point to bring drums up for you in the freight elevator. Free parking is available in the church St deck.








We have a block reserved at the La quinta about 10 minutes from the cultural center. there are king and double rooms at $105/night. 

Book your room here!

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