Welcome to Djabot
for All Occasions
Djabot - meaning "Family" in Wolof from Senegal, West Africa.
Djabot are based in the beautiful Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, UK. The group was formed in 1998 with Noel Gueye - their first Master Drummer, and are now led by fantastic master drummers 'Arona' & 'Oumar' from Senegal, West Africa.
Djabot are a group of wonderful friendly people, who have a passion for African drumming. They have gained much experience of percussion and continue to enjoy mastering their percussive instruments whilst sharing their knowledge through tuition, vocals and performance to their audience.
Djabot are always available for ; Carnivals, Festivals, Fetes, Private Parties, Voluntary Groups, Charity Events and Drumming Workshops.
Performances have inspired, enthused, and motivated people of all ages and abilities to come forward and 'have a go'.
Djabot meet on Wednesday evenings at Berry Hill Primary School, near Coleford.
Everyone is invited to join them, whether it be beginners, or advanced drummers, or just to come along and watch.
Djabot will continue enjoying this fabulous journey, and will do so for many times ahead.
Since Djabot began in the year 2000, the group have established themselves as a highly professional outfit with an unparalleled commitment to customer satisfaction. A standard of excellence that has provided the impetus for them to grow into the business they are today.
To find out more, please contact Judith - 01594 832603 or Angela - 01594 839010.
Djabot are also on Facebook.
Performance and Workshops
Exceeding Your Expectations
Djabot has earned its positive reputation by providing a truly exceptional service to every customer, understanding that needs can change last minute, so capable and ready to adapt quickly to ensure success. Djabot are available to play at your festival, private function, wedding, and pub venue. Read on to learn more about what we can do for you.
Whenever you work with Djabot, you can trust that you’re in great hands.
Frequently utilized by most of our audiences, this service has been essential to success on many occasions. When it comes to providing workshops, you can count on Djabot to enjoy and have fun. We pride ourselves on our exceptional customer service, and guarantee you’ll love learning with us. Let us know how we can assist you today.
We want all of you to experience the impressive level of professionalism when working with Djabot. Our performances and workshops exist to make your life happier and stress free. You can trust us to supply you with the best African Drumming, as well as top quality workshops.
Come and join us
Wednesdays: 7.30pm - 9.00pm
Commencement date for newcomers will be in October 2021.
(Please watch this space for further information).
1st tutorial free - ongoing £6.00 per session thereafter
Berry Hill Primary School,
Nine Wells Road, Coleford, GL16 7AT
Photographs taken at gigs 2018