Ransable! With Special Guest: Rocssy Mahania
Time & Location
About the Event
Afoutayi, Indigenous Roots Cultural Center, and Afrocontigbo are proud to present a fun healing summer cultural get together!
About Rocssy Mahania:
Rocssy Mahania, is a respected international drummer and percussionist from Congo, Brazzaville. He has started drumming from a very young age and his gift and dedication for music has made him the protege of many master drummers in his community. Mr. Mahania has been the lead drummer with the acclaimed Congolese ensembles ``Africa Tambour”, “Tambour De Braza Junior'', and “Goma Za Kongo''. In the U.S Mr. Mahania collaborated with the well known ensembles ``Bitezo Bia Kongo'', “Nlolo Kongo '', “Chezanami group”, and participated at the San Francisco Ethnic Dance Festival in 2014 & 2019, as well as the "Lourden Nelson Community Center" in Santa Cruz, California. He has been traveling all over the continent of Africa, Europe, and America as a lead drummer, performer, and drum instructor for over 25 years. Currently Rocssy Mahania teaches weekly drum classes in Oakland and Santa Cruz, California, as well as Nevada City.
1 hour 30 minutes
Congolese Drum Workshop (bring your drum) & drum circle (any percussion welcome)
AFOUTAYI W/ Special performance anad solo by Rocssy
- Kids and seniors$10$100$0