Drum Cafe Germany With The Message of Fire

Drum Café Germany performed with firedancers in their largest combined event to date. The show took place before an audience of 2000 people for Meyer Werft. It included a combination of interactive drumming, a human beatbox, the Firedancer show and LunatX fireworks. Matthias Jackel used fire to portray the message: “Inside every employee is a…

Fundraising for Wild Dogs in Zimbabwe

Drum Café Zimbabwe entertained over 200 guests at a fundraising / awareness event for Wild Dogs in Zimbabwe and Southern Africa. The event was set in the pristine Msasa woodland, and included an art exhibition, presentations a formal diner and an auction. Drum Café entertained guests during cocktail hour with  marimbas and a drum interactive.…

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…

Rousing Olympic Swimmers

Drum Café Florida performed at the opening of a historic Olympic-qualifier swim meet at the Georgia Tech Aquatic Centre (the venue of the 1996 Olympics!) Drum Café welcomed American and European Olympic swim teams, their entourages, guests and the world’s media to the event. The Drum Café team ignited the stadium in a rousing, passionate…

Performing for the President of Taiwan

Following in the footsteps of the global events like the Opening Celebration for the Soccer World Cup in South Africa and the Beijing Olympics. Drum Café performed for yet another  massive event, this time for Cathay Insurance at the famous Taipei Arena. The event, which was a celebration of the company’s 50th anniversary, was attended…

Ubuntu through drumming at Canadian Catholic School

The African concept of Ubuntu: “I am what I am because of who we all are” was practiced through drumming at Blessed Trinity Catholic School in Toronto Canada. Special needs children experienced the joy of drumming as the event promoted a sense of community within the school. Regardless of whom you are, where you’re from,…

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.…