Learn about the types of drums used in West African drumming.
Learn about the cultural significance of Kuku in West African culture.
Learn the rhythms, accompaniments, and breaks for Kuku.
Join Shabaka Perkins and members of the Sankofa Village for the Arts for this introductory lesson on ballet style Kuku. Students can join in from home on drums, or even pots and pans if they don’t have drums of their own.