Saeed Abbas: Master drummer and teacher of traditional African music from Ghana West Africa

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July 17-Shalupe Foundation 1st Annual African Festival of Boston w/ Akwaaba, Boston City Hall

Posted by Abbas on July 17, 2010

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June 26-African Festival Lowell, Lowell,MA

Posted by Abbas on June 26, 2010

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June 19 River St Festival w/Taina Asili y Bande Rebelde,Troy, NY

Posted by Abbas on June 19, 2010

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8/22/09 African-Caribbean Festival

Posted by Abbas on August 6, 2009

Aug 22, 2009 / 4:00pm

African-Caribbean Festival
Manchester, New Hampshire

Saeed will perform with the group Akwaaba at 4:00 PM during the African-Caribbean Festival Manchester, New Hampshire.

The 9th Annual African/Caribbean Celebration will be held at Veteran’s Memorial Park in downtown Manchester, New Hampshire (Merrimack & Elm Streets) on Aug 22 from 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM. This unique, annual, city-wide event will feature food, dance, and music from throughout the Caribbean and African world.

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8/2/09 Black Women’s Arts Festival

Posted by Abbas on August 1, 2009

Aug 2, 2009 / 6pm – 10pm

Black Women’s Arts Festival 2009
401 Walnut St
Philadelphia, PA
www.tainaasili.com

Saeed will perform with Taina Asili y la Bande Rebelde for the closing ceremony of the Black Women’s Arts Festival 2009

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7/18/09 Providence Summer Festival

Posted by Abbas on July 14, 2009

Jul 18, 2009 / 2:00pm

Providence Summer Festival
Providence, Rhode Island

Saeed will perform at the Providence Summer Festival with Akwaaba at 2 pm in Providence, Rhode Island

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10/26/07 Vancouver Pan African Film & Arts Festival

Posted by Abbas on September 27, 2007

Oct 26 and 27, 2007

Vancouver Pan African Film & Arts Festival

Vancity Theatre – 181 Seymour St – Vancouver, BC

Opening Ceremonies kick off with a vibrant performance by master drummer Saeed Abbas from the Hausa tribe in Ghana! But that’s just the warm up to an unforgettable, interactive session with the Vancouver branch of South Africa’s The Drum Café. With a drum for every pair of hands in the participating audience and a tight group of passionate percussionists to back him up, Cape Town-originating Munkie Ncapayi will “unite, uplift and inspire” one breath-taking beat at a time. Support these amazing drummers and artists ~ come dance to the rhythms and experience this cultural treat!


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