kingWest African Drumming and Dance with King Marong

King Marong is a Gambian master percussionist, singer, composer, teacher and cultural ambassador. King has been performing professionally since the age of 12, and has built an international reputation as a master of many African drumming styles on instruments such as the Djembe, Boucarabou, Doundoun and Sabar, performing and teaching percussion to students from around the world.

Designed to engage and entertain participants of all ages, abilities and backgrounds these hands-on percussion workshops have been a hit at many of the nations major music festivals and cultural events and enable participants to experience the pulsating rhythms and instruments of West Africa for themselves.