What's On

  • WEEKLY CLASSES                                     details here                   
  • WORKSHOPS - for schools - and other groups info here
  • WORKSHOPS - public                                  click here
  • WORKSHOPS - Master drummer             click here
  • GIGS                                                             gigs info here

WEEKLY CLASSES                          

Mondays, Otley.

7pm to 9pm. Mixed class - all levels of experience from beginners to advanced players.

The venue:Prince Henry's Grammar School, Farnley Lane. Otley LS21 2BB

This class runs each term as a 10-week course. Cost £5.60 per week. Concessions available, also discount if you bring your own drum.

Wednesdays, Harrogate - new format class and new venue!

7 pm to 9 pm

This class is open for enrollments. Suitable for drummers of all levels, from complete beginners to advanced players.

It's now at a brand-new venue, Rossett School, Green Lane, Harrogate HG2 9JP

This class runs each term as a 10-week course. The cost is £3.90 per hour per week.



**SCHOOLS WORKSHOPS Drums Agogo provides African drumming workshops for schools, clubs, community groups, conferences, parties etc - just ask!

**PUBLIC WORKSHOPS We also lead workshops open to the general public - eg at Festivals.

                   No experience necessary.

                   There are no public workshops scheuled at present, but

                         watch this space for details of other upcoming events.

 ** MASTER DRUMMER WORKSHOPS  Drums Agogo also hosts workshops led by guest teachers who are Master Drummers from Africa. These "djembefola" workshops are open to experienced drummers. Watch this space for details of forthcoming events.



Our 15-strong african drumming group, Belebele, is available for bookings at your event.

Also check here for details of public performances by Belebele, and smaller-scale gigs by Drums Agogo and friends (sometimes just the "keenos")

Check here for details of public performances by Belebele


Forthcoming Gigs:

Saturday, June 17th: Otley Carnival

Sunday, June 25th: Ripon Spa Gardens

Saturday, July 29th: private party

Sunday, August 13th: Valley Gardens bandstand

Sunday, August 20th: Pateley Bridge bandstand


Recent Gigs:

Sunday, December 6th 2016: Private party

Sunday, June 12th 2016: Knaresborough Castle 

Saturday June 18th 2016: Otley Carnival

Sunday July  3rd  2016:Ripon Spa Gardens bandstand


Gigs in 2015:

Saturday January 24th 2015: White Hart Hotel (private party)

Sunday, June 7th 2015: Ripon Spa Gardens bandstand

Saturday June 20th 2015: Otley Carnival

Sunday June 21st 2015: SHINE at Harrogate Theatre

Sunday, July 5th 2015: Knaresborough Castle

Friday, August 14th 2015: FEVA Opening Night Party at Henshaws

Sunday,September 6th 2015: St George's Centre (private party)

Sunday, November 28th 2015: Henshaw's Gallery (private party)


Gigs in 2014:

Saturday, March 29th 2014: The Big T Variety Talent Show, Harrogate Theatre

Friday April 18th  2014: Knaresborough Easter Fayre

Sunday June 1st 2014: Ripon Spa Gardens bandstand

Saturday, June 21st 2014: Otley Carnival parade

Sunday, July 20th 2014: Knaresborough Castle

Sunday, August 31st 2014: Valley Gardens bandstand, Harrogate

Sunday, September 15th 2014: The Pavilions (private event)


Gigs in 2013:

Pateley Bridge Recreation Ground bandstand: Belebele

Ripon Spa Gardens bandstand: Belebele

Knaresborough Castle: Belebele

Knaresborough Market Place (FEVA Festival): Belebele

Valley Gardens bandstand, Harrogate: Belebele

Valley Gardens bandstand, Harrogate: Belebele and friends

Jane and Kenny's wedding: Belebele

Gigs in 2012:

Follifoot Gala: Belebele

Knaresborough Castle: Belebele

FEVA Festival: Belebele

Valley Gardens: Belebele

Pool Feast: Belebele

Knaresborough Castle: Belebele

Valley Gardens: Belebele

Knaresborough Spring Fair: Belebele

Gigs in 2011:

Harrogate Fringe Festival Across the Town: Solo djembekan by Alison

Masham Arts Festival: Drums Agogo and friends

Fran and Chris's Wedding: Belebele

Feva Festival: Belebele

Valley Gardens: Belebele

Martin House Fundraiser: Belebele Choral group

St Joseph's Fair: Belebele

Ghana 54 Independence Day party: Belebele.

Knaresborough Easter Fayre: Belebele

The Grove: Drums Agogo and Friends

The Chemic: Keenos



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