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Katumba is a carnival drumming group in Liverpool. With over 80 trained drummers from all over the globe, KATUMBA champions diversity and multiculturalism through powerful music and dance.
Vibrant performances range from an energetic 8 piece to a massive roaming carnival! Our colossal sound fills the streets and biggest festival stages.
Our fantastic team of experienced teacher / facilitators are highly skilled and have led classes from early years to professional level around the UK and worldwide.
We're delighted to have recently opened Katumba Culture Hub, a multi-purpose community arts and culture venue right in the centre of Liverpool!
Whether it’s through vibrant public performances, inspiring workshops, or our weekly drumming and movement classes open to all; we love to bring people together.
Katumba Halloween Parade 2019
This October, YOU can be part of Katumba’s Halloween Parade and exciting celebrations, with workshops, activities, performances - and Halloween Party for all the family!
Come Drum With Us! Open Evenings 1st & 3rd October
Whether a beginner or semi-pro, we welcome all levels into our drumming family! Come for an evening of drumming - Katumba style - on Tuesday 1st or Thursday 3rd October.
Drummers of Katumba: Andy Fu
Digital dynamo Andy has been with us since the days before we were even called Katumba! Read a bit about him and why he loves being part of a big, diverse drumming band:
Northwest’s Biggest Ever Halloween Parade Comes to Liverpool October 26th
On Saturday 26th October 2019, hundreds of halloween drummers, dancers and spectacular puppets will transform Liverpool city centre in to a playground of imagination!
WONDER WHAT’S BEYOND EP
Fusing Samba-Reggae and Afro-Brazilian influences with an eclectic mixture of world rhythms, WONDER WHAT'S BEYOND (PART 1) encapsulates Katumba's unique sound, and paves the way for our upcoming album!
Created by Ritchie Tunstall and native Brazilian Juliana Landim, KATUMBA is a Liverpool-based drumming project with an inclusive ethos and hybrid sound.