Kakatsitsi Master Drummers
Kakasitsi Master Drummers are a musical group from Ghana and will be performing at Whelans on 17th July.
In performance in Ireland for the first time, Kakatsitsi combine rhythms and chants from their own Ga tradition with other West African traditions, using a wide variety of percussion instruments as well as bamboo flutes and xylophone, ‘Rithim Collective,’ led by Irish maestro Eamonn Cagney and comprising drummers form Ghana, Nigeria, Cuba, Congo, Switzerland and Ireland. They will premier a new composition, by Eamonn, commissioned by the Arts Council for this weekend. Buy tickets here!