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Youth rehearsals

Baobab Youth Performers began rehearsals with Storyteller Damay Gagnon last night. We were all mesmerized by the fantastic props made by Maureen Clarke……who is also hard at work on a backdrop for the performance. Damay led us through the story, … Continue reading

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Awesome Indies!!!

Baobab Youth kicked off the Awesome Indies Urban Festival for youth the first weekend of October. Along with breakdancers from Hintonburg and Montreal, the youth performed their South African Gumboot dance on the street outside the very hip Patrick John … Continue reading

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Classes

Classes at the Tree are going strong this fall. Some great buzz and turnout for our new Monday night teachers Prosper Adjetey and Dominic Donkor. The first dance class was an amazing energetic workout -even the floor was sweating! Here … Continue reading

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…back from Ithaca

Just came back from an amazing week working with educators at the CME course at Ithaca College summer music session. Seventeen conductors learned Gahu, Ghana Alleuia, Kpanlogo, and a new arrangement of Bobobo by myself and Rory Magill. We also … Continue reading

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