Music Performances

African music drumming performance with Dingiswayo Juma on Djembe 28 March 2015We offer live African music performances and masterclasses for social and official events such as functions, weddings, conferences, (birthday) parties, festivals, family and social events.


Live performances by theme

  • West African drumming duo/ensemble

West-and South African Drumming, Djembe and bass drum rhythms and vocals

Suggested for: welcoming guests at a party or reception, reception/cocktail music, outdoor events, festival, upbeat vibe

  • South African song and dance ensembleAfrican music drumming performance with Xhosa dancers

South African songs (ie Miriam Makeba), Traditional Xhosa/Zulu song & dance supported by live drumming

Suggested for: birthdays, weddings, lunch/dinner entertainment

  • African music mbira performance in Armchair, Observatory, 2015Zimbabwean mbira and kalimba music solo/duo/ensemble

The soothing sound of southern African lamellophones Mbira and Kalimba music, Traditional Zimbabwean music and songs

Suggested for: functions, conferences, weddings, background music, yoga and spiritual events

  • Contemporary African music duo/ensembleAfrican music drumming performance with Juma Drums at Builders Centre, Cape Town

Contemporary mixed sounds from the African continent traditional, pop and jazz performed on a variety of instruments piano, djembe, percussion, guitar, mbira, kalimba and vocals.

Suggested for: lunch/dinner entertainment, festivals, weddings, theatres, parties, social events

African music Djembe Masterclass at ABSA VUKA with Dingiswayo JumaEducative interactive performance:

  • Traditional African music demonstration

Interactive performance where the audience learns and experiences the playing and making of traditional African instruments djembe, bass drum, mbira and kalimba.

Suggested for: festival, cultural event, museum, arts centre, library

  • Learn about African music for children

Interactive performance where the children learn and experience the playing and making of traditional African instruments
djembe, bass drum, mbira and kalimba. They also get to sing and play rhythms.

African music Mbira Masterclass at ABSA VUKA with Dingiswayo JumaSuggested for: birthday party, kids event, theatre, arts centre

Bookings & Queries

Email: jumadrums@gmail.com