This is the original and only official website for Afrobeat Australia wide. We specialise in Corporate Team Building Drumming, African Entertainment, African Drumming and Dance Workshops, Drum Circle Facilitator and Teacher Training, and African Drums for sale.
Share in the rich vitality and power of African drumming and dance today!
Specialists in African drumming and African dance in Australia since 1999, Afrobeat combine the irresistible rhythms and high-energy dances of West African folklore to create an unbeatable audience-interactive entertainment experience. To the delight and surprise of unsuspecting audiences, Afrobeat invite them to take up a drum or percussion instrument of their own and join in, or get out of their seat and join our entertainers on stage!
Our dynamic drumming shows, explosive African drum and dance performances, team building drumming, and African drumming and dance workshops, classes and courses are fresh, vibrant, engaging and FUN, and suit any audience, any occasion, any place and any time!
'Ditch the role of spectator
...and become part of the show!'™
DRUMS TALK!™ Team Building Drumming
DRUMS TALK!™ ...and their message is an invitation to YOU! A unique audience-interactive drumming experience where everyone is invited to take up a drum or percussion instrument of their own ‘ditch the role of spectator and become part of the show’! Successful applications for Team Building, Icebreaker, Motivational non-speaking, Leadership Training, Conference openers, closers and Energisers, Meeting Refreshers, Health & Wellbeing, and stimulating Corporate Entertainment! All group sizes catered for!
DRUMS TALK!™ Drum Circle Facilitator and Teacher Training
Afrobeat launches its official DRUMS TALK!™ Drum Circle Facilitator and Teacher Training program in 2013. Become an accredited DRUMS TALK!™ facilitator and run interactive drumming programs for your school, non-profit, youth or community group:
• Bring people together in a fun & positive way
• help promote self esteem & confidence
• Share a new skill & culture through music
• help break down barriers & build relationships quickly
• promote a sense of belonging & wellbeing
• Help develop leadership & communication skills
Afrobeat Drum & Dance EXPLOSION!
AFROBEAT create an unforgettable and dynamic audience-interactive entertainment experience emulating that of ‘everyday life’ in Africa. This African drum and dance ensemble bring together the powerful rhythms, sweet melodies and dynamic dance movements representative of the colourful and vibrant culture of West Africa. In bright costumes, their infectious rhythms and dances deliver a highly captivating performance that invites their audiences to their feet!
Promote health and wellbeing through African Drumming. It relaxes the tense, energises the tired, and heals the emotionally wounded… so be prepared to leave your woes behind in this fun and inspiring introduction to African drumming. Learn traditional African beats and soulful rhythms in the company of friends or colleagues as you meditate through the art of African Drumming. The trance-like rhythmic entrainment created by playing a repetitive groove is guaranteed to leave you feeling uplifted, re-energised and inspired! Empty the mind and experience the moment!
African Drumming & Dance Workshops
Classes | Courses | Workshops
Specialists in West African Drumming and Dance, Afrobeat offer classes, courses, and one-off speciality workshops for Schools, Community, Corporate and Private Functions. We’ve been offering specialised instruction in Traditional West African drumming and dance in Australia since 1998. Afrobeat has also hosted a number of International African Artists and Master Teachers!
DRUM UP BUSINESS! Drum up success!
Deliver your message or simply get their attention! Drumming is the perfect platform through which to deliver you message, launch your new product or open a new business. Drumming can help you get people talking, announce your entrance, generate sales, build relationships, and strengthen brand recognition. Interact with your fans at your next sporting event! Drumming can entice fans, motivate your team, set the scene, and help to celebrate, inspire and unify. Our drummers can even be dressed to suit your theme, product or business!
Acoustic African Vibes
Looking for something ambient to 'set the mood' or be played in the background so that you can still speak over dinner, or enjoy a drink and canapes? Try our music from the homeland! Our acoustic entertainment delivers a unique selection if intricately arranged songs, melodies, stories and rhythms from Africa. Our Acoustic music features traditional African instruments such as the Kora (21 String African Harp), Balafon (Wooden Xylophone), African Guitar, African harmonies, and light percussion.
AFROBEAT FOR KIDS!
Interactive cultural demonstration including drumming, song, dance and cultural stories! Colourful and theatrical, AFROBEAT FOR KIDS! invites children of all ages to discover the adventure of rhythm through African drumming, hand percussion, clapping, singing and dance. Within minutes our young audiences become a lively orchestra. Their beats fall in together to create a percussive locomotive filled with enthusiasm and joy! Afrobeat introduce traditional African drums, cultural stories, exciting musical games and movements that focus on maximum participation.
African Drum Shop - Online
Quality, durability and skin warranty assured! Buy your African Drum online and have it delivered anywhere in Australia! We have a range of African Djembe drums and budget Indonesian djembes for sale from mini African Gift drums to full sized professional and student djembes, Doundoun drums, waterproof canvas Drum Bags, drum hats, and African Percussion to-boot! Great for gifts, schools, community or organisation/business packages, African drumming students, and professional musicians
Branded Gift Drums for special occasions!
Give your guests a unique take-home souvenir or party favour! An unbeatable add-on to your special occasion, you can now purchase our Mini African Gift drums and African drum key rings in bulk! You can even personalise or brand them with your own company logo, theme or message to remember your special event or personal occasion. The perfect gift for delegates, corporate events, promotional gifts, Weddings, and Parties!
African Drums ~ Buy BULK and SAVE!
Just starting out? More and more Australian Schools, non-profit, Youth, and Community Groups are getting in on the action and experiencing the benefits of group drumming! You can too! Buy bulk and save on our quality budget African Djembe Drums, Doundouns (African bass drums), Padded Djembe Bags, and Drum Hats. Find out more about our African drums and package deals as well as our Drum Circle Facilitation Training Courses. Visit our online Drum Shop today.
African Drum & Dance Shows
Interactive Drumming Show
Corporate Drumming &
solutions ~ Team Building,
Ice Breakers, Leadership
Training, Conference Energiser, Drumming up Business,
African Drumming & Dance
Classes & Workshops
Afrobeat for Kids!
Drum Circle Facilitator &
Online African drum shop
Branded or Personalised
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Drumcraft since 2002