Yaaba Funk presents:
- £400 per show or £750 for two
- Age Range:
- Years 2 - 6
- Available Dates:
- Mon 22 - Fri 26 May 2017
"Magical sounds... infectious rhythms"
Yaaba Funk. An intoxicating blend of Ghanaian Hi-Life, deep funk and African jazz with splashes of desert blues and dub. With two albums on the renowned Sterns music label and a reputation as one of the hottest live bands in London this is a chance to experience Yaaba Funk's awesome live show in your school.
Formed in London in 2006, Yaaba Funk have toured the world bringing their high energy Afro grooves to audiences from Zanzibar to Lisbon to Peckham.
With lyrics in English and the Ghanaian language of Akaan, Yaaba Funk are multicultural, British and fun. Fronted by the dynamic duo of Richmond (Chief Commander Yaaba) Kessie and Helen (Lady Yaaba) McDonald, their high level of musicianship and energy will engage and inspire young audiences.
This performance is part of the At Your School programme and will be in school halls Mon 22 - Fri 26 May. For more information about performances for your school hall contact email@example.com
Cross Curricular Links: world music; listening; call & response; performing; music history; social traditions.
Morning, afternoon or twilight performances.
- 50 mins
- Maximum Audience Size:
- Performance area 6m x 6m
- Setup Time:
- 45 mins
To book this show
If you are interested in booking this show or would like to find out more, please contact us by email firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone 0116 261 6893