Afrobeat Folk Pop World Music
Born in Ghana, Africa. Evans Coffie, also known as Coffieman, shares his African heritage and culture through his music and dance. He has a wide array of grassroots, natural and original forms of drumming, music and dance for all ages. His new album consists of Afro beats, rhythms and lyrics from his life story. Enjoy the journey.
Now living in Winnipeg, Coffieman performs throughout Canada his Coffieman twist, an interactive presentation which offers people of all ages a chane to uniquely explore authentic African culture through music and dance.
Evans has been a member of the Ghana Dance Ensemble for 11 years, touring Europe, the USA, Canada, the Soviet Union, the Caribbean and Africa. He now teaches how to play, create and establish the rhythms of Africa in easy-to-understand and fun-filled one-hour lessons in Winnipeg and surrounding areas.
A wonderful entertainer, Coffieman enjoys his music as much as the audience does! He demonstrates his collection of African (or talking) drums, playing rhythms of Djembe, Conga, Woyo, Talamandi, Kinasona, Nagala, Highlife and more, teaching children the history behind the music.
ABOUT THE PERCUSSION:
Rhythm and Movements African Drumming and Dancing, storytelling and live Afro beats entertainment.
ABOUT THE MUSIC:
Coffieman’s repertoire encompasses calypso, reggae, and African hi-life music, particularly from Ghana where he participated with the National Dance Company for a number of years.
Check more from coffieman at: https://linktr.ee/coffieman
PICTURES BY: Jordan Nepon / WSO