Rambax MIT

Lamine Touré, Director

Rambax Senegalese Drum Ensemble may be taken for credit:  21M.460

 

Directed by master Senegalese drummer Lamine Touré, Rambax MIT is an ensemble dedicated to learning the art of sabar, a vibrant drum and dance tradition of the Wolof people of Senegal, West Africa. Rambax is open to MIT students, faculty, staff and alumni. New members are accepted in the fall and spring semesters. Students must pre-register for 21M.460 and attend auditions. For further information, contact: Patty Tang (Faculty Advisor to Rambax) at pjtang@mit.edu.

 

REHEARSALS

MR, 5:30-7:00PM in person (Lecture 1)

OR

MR, 8:00-9:30PM virtual (Lecture 2)

CONCERTS

Saturday, May 8th, 3:00PM Livestream

 

AUDITIONS

Drums provided; no previous drumming experience necessary. 

Students interested in Rambax should attend first class meeting on Thursday, February 18th (5:30-7pm or 8-9:30pm). Email faculty advisor, Patty Tang, at pjtang@mit.edu for more information.

 

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