Kattam and His Tam-Tams, Rhythms of West Africa
February 15, 2021 12:00 AM - May15, 2021
Streaming Feb. 15 - May 15, 2021
Join percussionist Kattam Laraki-Côté on a West African adventure! Discover the culture of West Africa through drumming, singing, and dancing. Experience the language and rhythms of the Krin, Djembe, and Gongoma and learn how these instruments shaped and express regional culture. Are your students ready for the challenges Kattam will share? Note: Dance requires an arms-length of space in each direction, drumming and rhythm activities can be enjoyed with everyday objects.
Music, Dance, Social Studies, Geography, Culture and Diversity, Sequence and Recall,
Coordination, Spatial Awareness.
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Our offices remain closed, however, our staff is working remotely. We are here to assist with any login questions/issues. Please email your questions to ArtsEducation@macomb.edu with the Subject Line: Rhythms of West Africa and a staff member will assist you during regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm).
- FREE Virtual Performance: $0