Sabar Drumming Workshops with Modou Diouf

We are delighted to announce Modou Diouf’s 2017 tour of UK. Modou is a master Sabar drummer griot, performer and teacher from Senegal – a charming and patient teacher able to teach people of all levels.

Modou will be carrying out a series of drumming workshops and performances throughout the summer of 2017. Details, dates and venues can be found at the link below!

Sabar Drumming UK

Kartong Festival 2017 Line UP

FRIDAY 10TH, SATURDAY 11TH AND SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY, 2017.

By Bai Matarr Sanyang

The annual of Kartong Festival is a celebration of international music, culture, local traditions and lifestyles that hosts the very best of music and dance from West Africa as well as visiting artists from around the world.

Featuring “Spearman” a world premiere of a digital arts project by Tony Spencer and Kye Wilson on Saturday 11th performed with Kouma Kan Africa support by Furry Fruit Visual arts, funded by Arts Council England, Halahin Lodge Kartong, Gambia Tourism Board and African Linx.

The whole village of Kartong and the Festival Organizing Committee invite you to share the beauty and hospitality for which the area is renowned and to have an exhilarating festival experience you will never forget!

The following are the programme schedules:
FRIDAY 10TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 1)
Scout Band
Kamajos The Magician
Nyako Manjang
Soforai Cultural Group (Berending)
TataDindin and The Salam Band
Night Clubbing With Oneforce world

SATURDAY 11TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 2)
Ninkinanka Cultural Group (Abene)
Kouma Kan Africa Jembeh Group (Kartong)
Milli (Brikama Nkoo)
Mama Africa Cultural Group (Nyafran/Abene)
Night Clubbing With Oneforce world

SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 3)
Wrestling
John Babtista (Nyafran Casamace)
PA Co 2 (Abene)
Wakili Cultural Group (Sali and Crew Abene)
Berending Kumpo
Night Clubbing With Oneforce World

TICKETING PRICES ARE AS FOLLOWS
SITTING D75
STANDING D50

WEEKEND PASS D500 (From KART OFFICE KARTONG IN ADVANCE ONLY): Contact SULAYMAN MANNEH: +220 7222726/3735848

For any information and reservation:
Contact MODOU KUTO MANNEH (Admin Secretary)
Whatsapp +220 3854151/7222726/9410297/7025081.
Email: modoukartong@gmail.com/mlmanneh1@yahoo.com
Facebook page: Kartong Festival

Kartong Festival 2017 Line Up!

THE 12TH EDITION OF KARTONG INTERNATIONAL CULTURAL FESTIVAL

FRIDAY 10TH, SATURDAY 11TH AND SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY, 2017.

By Bai Matarr Sanyang

The annual of Kartong Festival is a celebration of international music, culture, local traditions and lifestyles that hosts the very best of music and dance from West Africa as well as visiting artists from around the world.

Featuring “Spearman” a world premiere of a digital arts project by Tony Spencer and Kye Wilson on Saturday 11th performed with Kouma Kan Africa support by Furry Fruit Visual arts, funded by Arts Council England, Halahin Lodge Kartong, Gambia Tourism Board and African Linx.

The whole village of Kartong and the Festival Organizing Committee invite you to share the beauty and hospitality for which the area is renowned and to have an exhilarating festival experience you will never forget!

The following are the programme schedules:
FRIDAY 10TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 1)
Scout Band
Kamajos The Magician
Nyako Manjang
Soforai Cultural Group (Berending)
TataDindin and The Salam Band
Night Clubbing With Oneforce world

SATURDAY 11TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 2)
Ninkinanka Cultural Group (Abene)
Kouma Kan Africa Jembeh Group (Kartong)
Milli (Brikama Nkoo)
Mama Africa Cultural Group (Nyafran/Abene)
Night Clubbing With Oneforce world

SUNDAY 12TH FEBRUARY, 2017 (Day 3)
Wrestling
John Babtista (Nyafran Casamace)
PA Co 2 (Abene)
Wakili Cultural Group (Sali and Crew Abene)
Berending Kumpo
Night Clubbing With Oneforce World

TICKETING PRICES ARE AS FOLLOWS
SITTING D75
STANDING D50

WEEKEND PASS D500 (From KART OFFICE KARTONG IN ADVANCE ONLY): Contact SULAYMAN MANNEH: +220 7222726/3735848

For any information and reservation:
Contact MODOU KUTO MANNEH (Admin Secretary)
Whatsapp +220 3854151/7222726/9410297/7025081.
Email: modoukartong@gmail.com/mlmanneh1@yahoo.com
Facebook page: Kartong Festival