West African Dance Meetups

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This is a MeetUp for all those excited about Kizomba in Southern California! Kizomba (a Angolan word meaning party) takes its origin from the Angolan dance Semba, which is also the origin of the Brazilian Samba. It appeared at the end of 80’s – 90’s,

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Kizombeiros
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Experience a different way to stay fit while meeting with locals who are also interested in keeping their bodies and spirits toned and balanced! Work out to the rhythmic sounds of West African drumming! Stretch and tone your body with tai-chi, pilate

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movers
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Come join us to enjoy live African Music, African Art Exhibitions, African drumming, African Dance, African culture and more. This group will be focused on African Art, Music and Culture from West Africa (but not exclusively) and have regular meet-up

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African Culture Enthusiasts
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We mix cardio and culture to share dances and rhythms from the African Diaspora sometimes infused with contemporary music. Led by Lanecia Radcliffe, aka Nkachika, students can learn dances to live drumming and even come a little earlier to learn to

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African Dance Enthusiasts
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Master Drummer Tuza from African Beat and The Salaka Ensemble started this group for all drummers and dancers to get together & jam. For all levels from beginners to advanced - just for fun!

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Drummers
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Welcome! Calling all drummers interested in learning Djembe technique, patterns, and rhythms in a friendly and relaxed environment. Allow us to introduce you to the world of Guinean percussion ensemble, and its almost endless variety of authentic rhy

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Alpha Drummers
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This meetup group is created to bring together everyone who enjoy dancing to African beats such as Soukous, Ndombolo, Afro-Beats, Coupé-Décalé, Zouk, Kizomba, Zouglou, ... We will promote African dancing every month by offering organized workshops of

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African Music & Soukous Dancers
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This group purpose is to rally everyone who is interested in joining a fun diversity of people united by a common goal of discovering, sharing and enjoying events in which music dance and food experience is tied to the Caribbean islands, Africa, and

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Afro-World culturalists
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This group is for anyone interested in African drumming and drumming in general.  No experience necessary and there is a place for everyone. We are especially interested in Djembe and Dunun drumming from West Africa.  The heartland of this music is M

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Drummers
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Balanta Fitness is a stamina building, calorie burning aerobic dance class. It uses traditional West African folklore and Caribbean dance to sweat out toxins and shed pounds. With live drummers and three classes a week in Clinton Hill, Bed-Stuy and F

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Dancers

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February 19, 2015

Ghana for Ghana (GH4GH) is a Ghanaian social platform that was established on Dec 13, 2013, with the purpose of connecting the Ghanaian diaspora through networking and social events. Our mission is to bring Ghanaian entrepreneurs and professionals to

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Members
February 9, 2015

This class is for anyone who loves to dance! With live drumming this high-spirited, high-powered dance experience brings together body, mind and spirit in an energetic union of music and movement. This fun-filled class is sure to make you sweat, burn

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West African Dancers
November 23, 2014
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This FREE group is a dedicated fusion of Twerk and Caribbean dance moves. Come and learn the essentials of New Orleans twerk, Atlanta booty popping, and Jamaican wine, while listening to Bounce, Trap, Reggae, and any booty moving music, in general. T

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Twerkers
November 14, 2014

Balanta Fitness is a stamina building, calorie burning aerobic dance class. It uses traditional West African folklore and Caribbean dance to sweat out toxins and shed pounds. With live drummers and three classes a week in Clinton Hill, Bed-Stuy and F

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Dancers
October 29, 2014

We mix cardio and culture to share dances and rhythms from the African Diaspora sometimes infused with contemporary music. Led by Lanecia Radcliffe, aka Nkachika, students can learn dances to live drumming and even come a little earlier to learn to

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African Dance Enthusiasts
October 14, 2014

This group is for all those who are interested in African dance. All levels are welcome. I set up this group to meet other lovers of dance, sharing together the pleasure.

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Les Danseuses//The Dancers
October 11, 2014

African Dance is alive and growing in the Albany area! Looking for a source of energy to wake up your body, mind, and spirit! Sometimes hard to find, we're here to help network, to let you know where African Dance classes, workshops, and related even

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students of African Dance
July 20, 2014

Kizomba is one of the most popular genres of dance and music originating in Angola.[1][2] It mixes influences of traditional semba with Angolan merengue and Kilapanda (traditional Angolan music). On this basis, Kizomba music emerged as a more modern

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Social dancers -Kizombies
June 5, 2014
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Members
May 6, 2014

This group is for anyone interested in African drumming and drumming in general.  No experience necessary and there is a place for everyone. We are especially interested in Djembe and Dunun drumming from West Africa.  The heartland of this music is M

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Drummers
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