A Visit from Didgeridoo virtuoso Kristian Benton

On the 7th of February this year Drum Cafe hosted an encounter between the Australian didgeridoo virtuoso Kristian Benton, Basadi Le Maropa from the Drum Cafe and Njabulo Majola and Tlokwe Sehume from the Jazz Indigenous Music Incubator. Kristen was brought to South Africa by the Australian High Commission and was accompanied for the session…

Wheel Chair Tennis South Africa

April 06, 2013 Wheel Chair Tennis South Africa had an inspirational visit from Drum Cafe Johannesburg for the ACSA opening dinner. The  interactive proved again that anybody can be part of a drumming circle. Regardless of your creed, status or physical condition, you as a participant can contribute toward the musical interaction that takes place.…

Recycled Band Competition

Drum Café in collaboration with the Knysna tourism board, Business and Arts South Africa, First National Banks and Naturally Knysna hosted the Recycled Band competition for the community of Knysna during 2011. The challenge was to create your own musical instrument out of recycled material, create a piece music and perform it to a local…

Keeping it Green

Between November and December 2011, the City of Durban hosted the “Durban Green Festival” to coincide with COP17 and the influx of thousands of international delegates. For Drum Cafe Durban it was essentially a mini-World Cup event, with the main objective being to liven up the beach promenade with entertainers and interactive drumming sessions. Over…

Creating Synergy through sound at Johannesburg Zoo

Drum Cafe facilitated an energizing drum circle team-building session for a leading consulting firm last Friday at the Johannesburg Zoo. This musical team-building event, by Drum Cafe, provide everybody with their own instrument and together created a fusion of music and dance. The attendees were overcome with joy and enthusiasm beating their drums in unison,…