African Drumming Academy and Performance - Mady Keita - Super Mande Percussion

Percussion lessons in Melbourne, Melbourne


Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance is a centre of West African music, culture, drumming and dance, based in Melbourne and operating throughout Australia.

Run by Mady Keita, an authentic and renowned musician and Master Drummer from Mali in West Africa, Super Mande Percussion – African Drumming Academy & Performance provides a full range of African drumming services:

– Group drumming classes and private tuition
– African dance classes
– School workshops
– Team building and corporate workshops
– Teacher training
– Music and entertainment for community events and private functions
– Drum sales and repair services

Mady Keita has been teaching and performing West African drumming for more 30 years. He has mastered the techniques incorporated into djembe and doun doun playing through growing up with the many traditional ceremonies of Mali in West Africa. Mady is a patient and dedicated teacher with a wealth of knowledge of traditional and authentic West African rhythms. For Mady, every student is a potential Super Mande Percussionist.

Teaching Since
Qualifications and Awards
Certificate IV in Small Business Management (Kangan Institute BEC)
Certificate in Welding Techniques (Swinburne)
Music Teaching Services
Contemporary, Folk, Traditional, World
Adult Learning, Beat Making, Improvisation, Music Craft, Music Therapy, Percussion group, Performances
Child Checked, Group Lessons, Pre-school Teacher, School Instrumental, Comes To You
Areas Serviced
Melbourne East, Melbourne Inner East, Melbourne North, Melbourne North East, Melbourne Outer East, Melbourne South East
Bayswater, Fitzroy, Glen Waverley, Mitcham, Mount Waverley, Templestowe
Other Details
Languages Spoken Other Than English
Arabic, Bambara, French
Minimum age taught