Photo Gallery

Home Photo Gallery
Buddha’s Day & Multicultural Festival

May 2017

African dance students at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayKwame Tosuma at Buddha's DayIMG_3286IMG_3253Dundun dance at Buddha's DaySimon Lewis at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayIMG_3181IMG_3174IMG_3169IMG_3151Mitzi at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayDSC_0067African dance students at Buddha's DayAfrican dance students at Buddha's DayMitzi at Buddha's Day
White Night Festival

February 2017

Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly at White Night Festival 2017Firefly at White Night Festival 2017Kwame Tosuma at White Night Festival 2017Kwame Tosuma at White Night Festival 2017Kwame Tosuma at White Night Festival 2017Dundun dance at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Kwame Tosuma at White Night Festival 2017_DSC3199zKwame Tosuma  at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Mitzi at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Mitzi at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Simon Lewis at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Mitzi at White Night Festival 2017Mitzi at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly dancers at White Night Festival 2017Firefly drummers at White Night Festival_DSC2779_DSC2746_DSC2738_DSC2711_DSC2703
Camp Samatou 2016

November 2016

15181478_10153791318161116_1081815797627343019_nNaby and friends party after the showDJ Shabba Sat night partyBangourake djembe classOusmane SonkoLamine SonkoSabar drum classMohamed BangouraDjembe with Mohamed BangouraDjembe with Mohamed BangouraMitzi & the ladiesWassawumbaLunchtime at Camp SamatouYacou Mbaye on dunsDundun dance with Naby BangouraDundun dance with Naby BangouraYoga with Miriam LiebermanCamp Samatou crewLamine Sonkoimg_2660Camp Samatou staffMohamed Bangoura and friendsDancers chillingCamp Samatou bushlandimg_2633Senegalese drummersSabar drum class with Lamine SonkoSabar drum class with Lamine SonkoAfrican dance with Naby Bangouraimg_2593Lunchtime at Camp SamatouAfrican dance with MitziShabba dance soloNaby Bangoura dance soloMohamed Bangoura soloLamine SonkoSimon Lewisimg_2548Emily CooperBollywood with Emily CooperSamatou Party!Wassawumba show at Samatou PartyWassawumba show at Samatou PartyNaby BangouraWassawumba show at Samatou Partyimg_2405Senegalese drummersSenegalese drummersimg_2382Samatou choir with Miriam LiebermanMiriam LiebermanSamatou Partyimg_2349Lunchtime at Camp Samatouimg_2324Sabar dance class with Lamine SonkoSabar dance class with Lamine SonkoSabar dance class with Lamine SonkoSabar dance class with Lamine SonkoSamatou kids campimg_2231img_2227Djembe with Simon Lewisimg_2191img_2187img_2181img_2173img_2154img_2152img_2149img_2120NSW crew chilling between classesDundun dance with Naby BangouraDundun dance with Naby Bangouraimg_2060img_2048img_2045img_2041Dundun dance with Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby BangouraBangouraké & Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby Bangouraimg_1826img_1773
Drum & Dance visit to Auckland

November 2016

Naby and the Melbourne dancersMonica Evans dundun dance in NZNaby Bangoura playing dundunsNaby and the Melbourne DancersDundun dance in AucklandNaby Bangoura NZPiha waterfalls
Make Noise Festival

October 2016

African dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalAfrican dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise FestivalDundun dance at Make Noise Festival
Afro-Latin Carnivale

September 2016

African danceAfrican danceMitzi, Mohamed, Kwame and EmmanuelAfrican dance class performanceEmmanuel AryeeteySimon Lewis' intermediate drumming classimg_0977African dance class performanceAfrican dance class performanceAfrican dance class performanceKwame Tosuma soloZumba class with the Latinasimg_0808Simon Lewis' intermediate drumming classSimon Lewis' intermediate drumming classDundun dancersDundun dancersAfrican dance class performanceAfrican dance class performanceAfrican dance class performanceimg_0770Dancersimg_0762Dancers getting ready!Dancers getting ready!Simon Lewis doing Zumba!Zumba class with the LatinasZumba class with the LatinasZumba class with the Latinas14409466_1154603524614048_1749910417186591001_oSimon LewisAfrican dance14444666_1154599784614422_2864205678010870773_o
Golden Horseshoes Festival Beechworth

March 2016

Melbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, BeechworthMelbourne Djembe at Golden Horseshoes Festival, Beechworth
Mitzi in Africa (Mali & Guinea)

January 2016

Dance class, MaliDance class in BamakoBamako, MaliDance class in BamakoDrumming in BamakoDrumming in BamakoKafoune Diarra, BamakoDance class in BamakoDance class in BamakoDance class in BamakoBassidi KonéIMG_3431Bamako, MaliIMG_3423Aboubacar CamaraDrum-making, ConakryDrum-making, ConakryDrum-making, ConakryGuineaConakry marketsIMG_3388IMG_3381Soro IslandIsland of Soro with BangourakéIMG_3353Soro IslandEn route to the island of SoroConakry, GuineaConakry, GuineaConakry, GuineaIMG_3317Conakry, GuineaGuinea dancersGuinea dancersGuinea dancersNaby BangouraDundunba in MattamDundunba in MattamDundunba in MattamConakry, GuineaBallet Mattam repetitionBallet Mattam repetitionBallet Mattam repetitionBallet Mattam repetitionBallet Mattam repetitionSibo BangouraDrumming with BangourakéDrumming with BangourakéDrumming with BangourakéMohamed Bangoura 'Bangouraké'Conakry nightsConakry nightsYoussouf KoumbassaYoussouf KoumbassaIMG_3195Koumbassa's drop-in class, ConakryKoumbassa's drop-in class, ConakryKoumbassa's drop-in class, ConakryConakry, GuineaConakry, GuineaConakry with Bangourake and NabyConakry with BangourakeConakry with Naby BangouraConakry with BangourakeConakry, GuineaBamako, MaliBamako, MaliBwazan, MaliBamako, MaliBwazan, MaliMitzi & Kafoune DiarraMitzi & BwazanAfrican dance teacher LoloDjembe hands, MaliIMG_2921Bamako, MaliBamako, MaliIMG_2912Bamako, MaliBamako, MaliIMG_2890Bamako, MaliBassidi Kone and studentsDancing feet!Bamako dundunsCalabash transportIMG_2861IMG_2840IMG_2815
Camp Samatou 2015

November 27-29th

Dundun dance with Naby BangouraDundun dance with Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby BangouraKitchen staff!African dance with Naby BangouraIMG_8368Saturday night partySaturday night partyIMG_8274Saturday night partyEvening performance by WassawumbaEvening performance by WassawumbaEvening performance by Miriam Lieberman and Simon LewisEvening performance by Miriam Lieberman and Simon LewisIMG_8168African dance with Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby BangouraAfrican dance with Naby BangouraSinging class with Miriam LiebermanSinging class with Miriam LiebermanSinging class with Miriam LiebermanSinging class with Miriam LiebermanIMG_7980IMG_7972Lunch by the lake!IMG_7950IMG_7948Lunch by the lake!Lunch by the lake!LunchtimeBalafon class with Simon LewisBalafon class with Simon LewisJacqui Dreessens' soukous classIMG_7853IMG_7820IMG_7797IMG_7630IMG_7625IMG_7566African dance class with MitziIMG_7331Dundun class with Simon LewisMohamed Bangoura and Naby BangouraIMG_7164IMG_7126IMG_7120IMG_7119African dance with Naby BangouraCamp Samatou 2015-777Balafon class Camp SamatouBalafon class Camp SamatouDjembe maintenance classDjembe maintenance classBalafon class Camp SamatouBalafon class Camp SamatouBalafon class Camp SamatouBalafon class Camp SamatouCamp Samatou 2015-295Camp Samatou 2015-207Camp Samatou 2015-36Camp Samatou 2015-66Camp Samatou 2015-127
Farmers Market Student Performances

September 2015

Student drumming performance, CarltonStudent drumming performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent drumming performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonStudent African dance performance, CarltonCarlton Farmer's MarketStudent drumming performance, CarltonCarlton Farmer's MarketStudent drumming performance, CarltonStudent dundun dance performance, CoburgStudent dundun dance performance, CoburgStudent dundun dance performance, CoburgStudent dundun dance performance, CoburgCoburg Farmer's MarketCoburg Farmer's MarketCoburg Farmer's MarketCoburg Farmer's MarketCoburg Farmer's Market
Djembe en Ville, Term 2

June 2015

Ekow Crentsill & Marabou11406759_10153533250677780_7273785368058748305_oMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance evening11537533_10153533258822780_332625664580348896_o11357060_10153533257362780_5527614246486963270_o11313059_10153533259612780_8544167206316457699_o11224511_10153533248537780_1369843595835292699_o10557719_10153533259207780_3866662417175076588_o10557719_10153533254737780_786778181019943531_o10557574_10153533246172780_450311206052301736_o10488763_10153533244477780_5959497243449853432_o10481144_10153533241032780_4571148692516230383_oMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance evening11037073_10153533190827780_3965442246851094784_oMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance evening11708038_10153533257812780_4044232016820435827_oMarabouBortier Okoe & MarabouMarabouMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningIMG_0563Melbourne Djembe student performance eveningMelbourne Djembe student performance eveningIMG_0549
Awards Evening, Regent Theatre

June 2015

Photo by SDP MediaAppiah Annan and SackeyOusmane Sonko and Simon LewisPhoto by SDP MediaSoliana Ersie, corporate awards performancePhoto by SDP MediaCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningCorporate performance - awards eveningPhoto by SDP MediaPhoto by SDP Media
Wassawumba at Coco Poco Loco pink masquerade ball

June 2015

Wassawumba at Coco Poco LocoMitzi at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoSimon Lewis at Coco Poco LocoIMG_0370Wassawumba at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoIMG_0335Wassawumba at Coco Poco LocoSimon Lewis at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco LocoWassawumba at Coco Poco Loco
Run with the Rhythm – student performance at fun run

April 2015

Simon Lewis playing djembe at Run with the RhythmRun with the RhythmDun dun dance at Run with the RhythmKids join in with the drumming at Run with the RhythmBortier Okoe and drummers at Run with the RhythmDjembe students and Simon Lewis at Run with the RhythmDjembe students at Run with the RhythmRun with the RhythmRun with the RhythmRun with the RhythmRun with the RhythmDun dun and djembe players at Run with the RhythmRun with the Rhythm
Dundun Dance Flash Mob

March 2015

Mitzi and dundun dance flash mobAfrican drummers at the flash mob 2015big group of people with drum sticksMitzi and dundun dancersSimon Lewis playing djembedundun dancers smilingDancer with drum sticks, smilingDancer with drum sticksMitzi at dundun dance flash mobman playing didgeridoodancers and African drumsdundun dancers at the flash mob 2015Dundun dancers at the flash mob 2015
Student Performance Evening Term 1 2015

March 2015

Dancers playing dunduns (stick drums)Dancers playing dunduns (stick drums)Dancers playing dunduns (African stick drums)People sitting on a stage playing djembesDancers in bright leggings walking onto stageGroup of dancers with lights behindAfrican dancers moving quicklyDancers in costume with arms raisedDancers in costume with arms raisedDancers playing dunduns (African stick drums)Dance studentsAfrican dance studentsDancers playing dunduns (stick drums)Mitzi and dundun dance class
Visit to Zhucheng

May 2017

Mitzi and dundun dancersMitzi & Simon with drum studentsMitzi teaching dundun dance in ChinaMitzi and dundun dancersIMG_6625Mitzi teaching dundun dance in ChinaIMG_6665Simon and drummers in ChinaSimon & lunchFun in China!Rural ChinaMitzi & LilyMitzi & LilyDundun dancers in ChinaSimon teaching djembe class in ChinaMitzi & Simon plaqueMitzi teaching dundun dance in ChinaMitzi teaching dundun dance in ChinaMitzi teaching dundun dance in ChinaSimon teaching balafon in ChinaGifts from dundun dance studentDundun players in ChinaIMG_6480IMG_6474Simon Lewis & his djembe
Mitzi & Simon teach dundun dance in China

January 2017

Dundun dance on the beachChinese drummers & usChinese djembes and dundunsDjembe players of ChinaDjembe players of ChinaSimon Lewis making friendsMitzi teaches dundun dance in ChinaSimon Lewis plays for dundun dance classDrummers in ChinaDrummers in ChinaDundun dance video in ChinaDrummers in ChinaIMG_5686Drummers in ChinaDundun dance video in ChinaDundun dance video in ChinaIMG_5675IMG_5674Drummers in ChinaDjembe video shootDrummersMitzi & YoyoAfrican attire in ChinaDundun dance students in ChinaDundun dance students in ChinaDjembe class in ChinaChinese drummersDjembe in China!Djembe players of China
West African drum & dance festival

December 2016

Kids drumming workshop with ShabbaGhana stall at West African festivalMitzi soloDundun dance student performanceimg_2966Intermediate African dance studentsIntermediate African dance studentsIntermediate African dance studentsMitzi and her studentsBeginner African dance studentsDundun dance student performanceDundun dance student performanceDundun dance student performanceKwame Tosuma student performanceNii Kpakpo Addo dance workshopDjembe players at west African festivalDjembe players at west African festivalDjembe players at west African festivalNii Kpakpo Addo dance workshopNii Kpakpo Addo dance performanceKids drumming workshop with ShabbaKids drumming workshop with ShabbaKids drumming workshop with ShabbaKids drumming workshop with ShabbaDjembe players at west African festivalNii Kpakpo Addo dance workshopIntermediate African dance students
Melbourne CBD Flash Mobs

June 2016

Flash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash_Mob_(250616)-115Flash_Mob_(250616)-114Flash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders st stationFlash mob Flinders stFlash_Mob_(250616)-78Ousmane Sonko, Flash mob City SquareSimon Lewis, Flash mob City SquareFlash_Mob_(250616)-75Flash_Mob_(250616)-74Flash_Mob_(250616)-72Flash_Mob_(250616)-71Flash_Mob_(250616)-69Flash_Mob_(250616)-68Flash_Mob_(250616)-67Flash_Mob_(250616)-62Flash_Mob_(250616)-60Flash_Mob_(250616)-58Flash_Mob_(250616)-56Flash_Mob_(250616)-53Flash_Mob_(250616)-52Flash_Mob_(250616)-50Simon Lewis, Flash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareMitzi McRae, Flash mob City SquareMitzi McRae, Flash mob City SquareOusmane Sonko, Flash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareSimon Lewis, Flash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob City SquareFlash mob Hamer HallFlash mob Hamer hallFlash mob Fed Square
‘Buddha’s Day & Multicultural Festival’

May 2016

Mitzi & Dundun dancers at Buddha's DayMitzi & Dundun dancers at Buddha's DayIMG_9984IMG_9957IMG_9936IMG_9924IMG_9922IMG_9920Dundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayIMG_0143Dundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayIMG_0121IMG_0119Dundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDrummers at Buddha's DayDrummers at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dance at Buddha's Day
Run with the Rhythm (fundraiser for children in Botswana)

March 2016

Dundun dance, Run with the RhythmIMG_9425IMG_9403Dundun dance, Run with the RhythmDrummers, Run with the RhythmDrummers, Run with the RhythmIMG_9352Run with the RhythmIMG_9419Run with the RhythmRun with the RhythmDundun dance, Run with the RhythmDundun dance, Run with the RhythmDundun dance, Run with the RhythmAfrican dance, Run with the RhythmDrummers, Run with the RhythmAfrican dance, Run with the RhythmAfrican dance, Run with the RhythmAfrican dance, Run with the Rhythm
Coburg Night Markets

December 2015

African dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsIMG_9142IMG_9136IMG_9115IMG_9111Dundun dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsIMG_9026African dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsDundun dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican drumming at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican drumming at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican drumming at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night MarketsAfrican dance at Coburg Night Markets
Workshops with Ibou Ngom

October 2015

Ibou Ngom workshopsSabar dance workshop with Ibou NgomDrummers for Sabar workshopSabar dance workshop with Ibou NgomSabar dance workshop with Ibou NgomDrummers for Sabar workshopDjembe class with Ibou NgomDjembe class with Ibou Ngom
Camp Fareta, California

July 2015

Moustapha Bangoura and Youssouf Koumbassa - the greats!Chilling before dance class!Djembe class at Camp faretaAfrican dance at Camp Fareta11822732_10155850960905223_1028149208727969565_nDancers at Camp FaretaThe Aussies with Ibou NgomYoussouf Koumbassa and Djeneba Sako at Camp FaretaDjembe class at Camp FaretaThe ladeez at Camp fareta11825950_10155850972165223_3847180250501603815_nMangue Sylla at Camp FaretaFode Bangoura and Bongo Sidibe at Camp faretaAfrican dance at Camp FaretaMitzi during dance class at Camp FaretaFode Bangoura and Bongo Sidibe at Camp faretaMitzi at Camp FaretaAfrican dance at Camp FaretaSalematou's African dance classAfrican dance at Camp faretamamady Sano plays djembe at Camp faretadrummers!Senegalese drummers at Camp faretaThe ladeez at Camp faretaDjembe class at Camp FaretaMoussa Traore at Camp faretaThe lady truck!African dance in Santa CruzAfrican dance in Santa Cruzdeparture!
Buddha’s Day & Multicultural Festival (student performance)

May 2015

Mitzi - African dance at Buddha's DaySimon Lewis at Buddha's DayDrummers at Buddha's DayDancer in costume playing dundunMitzi - African dance at Buddha's DayIMG_0267IMG_0246IMG_0232IMG_0229Intermedaite African dance studentsIMG_0192IMG_0178IMG_0159IMG_0156Mitzi and beginner African dance studentsIMG_0139Mitzi and beginner African dance studentsDundun dancers at Buddha's DayBeginner african dance studentsIMG_0122IMG_0108IMG_0086IMG_0083IMG_0082IMG_0075IMG_0069Djembe students and Simon Lewis playing at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayDundun dancers at Buddha's DayMitzi - African dance at Buddha's DayDjembe students playing at Buddha's DayMitzi - African dance at Buddha's DayAfrican dancers at Buddha's DayAfrican dancers at Buddha's DayMitzi - African dance at Buddha's DayMitzi - African dance at Buddha's Day
Bangouraké Drum & Dance Workshops

May 2015

African dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraBangourake and Jacq GawlerAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraIMG_9890Bangouraké and Simone LangAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraMitzi dancing in Bangouraké's workshopAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed BangouraAfrican dance workshop with Mohamed Bangoura
Miriam Lieberman & Marabou

April 2015

Bortier Okoe playing with MarabouBortier Okoe playing with MarabouMarabou Project with Bortier Okoe and Kofi KunkpeAfrican drummer and bandKeyboard and drummer of MarabouAfrican drummers and MarabouMiriam LiebermanMiriam Lieberman & Liz FrenchamAfrican drummer and band
Golden Horseshoes Festival – Beechworth

April 2015

Golden Horseshoes festival grand paradeGolden Horseshoes festival grand paradeGolden Horseshoes festival grand paradeWassawumba and stilt walkerparade floats preparing to set offGolden Horseshoes festival grand paradeIMG_9456Djembe player in wild costumeIMG_9400IMG_9398Simon Lewis and Dan GraetzIMG_9365Stilt walker Olivia HurrellWassawumba drummers and dancers in fluro costumesWassawumba dancers in fluro costumesIMG_9281IMG_9270IMG_9267Simon Lewis running kids drumming workshopSimon Lewis running kids drumming workshop
Wassawumba @ Viva Victoria Festival

March 2015

IMG_8869Dancers in fluro costumes and dunduns (stick drums) behindStck of African stick drums piled in Melbourne CBDDancer with bright make up and costumedancers with drum sticks walking towards dundunsTwo djembe players in foreground and dundun players in backgroundGroup of 6 people in costume playing African drumsMitzi, WassawumbaIMG_8898Beautiful dancers in costume in front of interesting building at Federation SquareDancer with arms raised soloing to djembe player (Simon Lewis)Dancer standing next to drummer with view of Melbourne city behind
Wassawumba @ Federation Square
New Years Eve

January 2015

Two drummers in fluro African head pieces, playing African drumsDancers, NYE 2015poeple with arms raised, big smilesDrummer in wild costume holding djembe, adjusting hatDrumming ensemble with djembes and dunduns, exciting fluro costumesDancer in bright costume with hair flying, drummers in back groundview of huge audience with smoke either side of viewman gesticulating to audience, with bright costume and djembedancers posing for photo with bright fluro costumesIMG_7235
Wassawumba @ Suzuki Night Markets

March 2015

African dancer jumping high in the airMitziWassawumba dancersdancer in costume with djembe player behindDancer is costume playing dundun (African stick drum)Dancers with hair flying, drummers behind playing djembes and dundunsman holding djembe (African drum), clapping and talking into microphoneThree women in African costumes playiong dunduns (African stick drums) with djembe players behindDancers in costume playing dunduns (African stick drums)man standing, playing djembeAfrican dancers smiling, arms outstretchedIMG_3773woman from audience with arms raised, big smile on her face (dancing)WassawumbaIMG_3724