Nigerian percussionist, Lekan Babalola, master of the Afrobeat Groove, will be putting young musicians and performers through their paces over the next few weeks to create a performance at the Cheese and Grain in Frome.
The Grammy award-winning musician, is well known for his innovative musical style, using his native Yoruba tongue infused with traditional music, Afrobeat and funky dance overtones.
The project follows a successful 2013 tour with his band The Afrobeat Messengers, with a sell out show at London's Vortex Jazz Club.
The course is free and will run from Wednesday, November 6 to Friday, November 22 with a performance on the Friday finale.
For further information call Tanya Sherriff on 07941 248621 or email Kate Luxmoore at email@example.com .