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



Lecture 1 (Advenced Section for  Continuing Members)

Monday: 8:30pm - 10:00pm

Thursday: 7:00pm - 8:30pm



Lecture 2 (Beginner Section)


7:00pm - 8:30pm



FALL CONCERT: Saturday, December 11th  |  7PM

SPRING CONCERT: Satursday, May 7th  |  3PM



Drums provided; no previous drumming experience necessary. 

Directed by Lamine Touré ( with the faculty advisor, Patricia Tang ( Drums provided; no previous drumming experience necessary. 

New members should register for 21M.460 and attend the first class meeting on Monday, January 31st at 7pm in N52-199. Returning members need not re-audition.  


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