Egbe Kilimanjaro has performed in schools, churches, festivals and historic celebrations throughout the state including: Francis Marion College, Clemson University, Coastal Carolina University, The College of Charleston, M,U,S,C, The University of South Carolina, Horry-Georgetown and Voorhees Technical Colleges, Piccolo-Spoleto, Moja Festival, Harborwalk, Bayfest, Spartanburg's International Festival, Brookgreen Gardens, Barefoot Landing, Cypress Gardens, Charlestowne Landing, Burroughs and Chapin Art Museum, Burroughs and Chapin Library, Litchfield Beach Golf and Resort, The King Street Palace, Mynskyn's Tavern, Charleston's Custom House and Oyotunji Village. Leon is father to Kilimanjaro drummers Hassan, Sa'ud, Pianki and Jabari; founder of Ayida Wedo Drummers' Society and is on the Roster of the South Carolina Arts Commission. Mother, Falola is the Principal Dancer and also portrays "Geechie Grandma" Kilimanjaro has opened up for Reggae groups Burning Spear, Ital, Sister Carol, Lucky Dubai. Gregory Isaacs and Awareness Art Ensemble, to name a few.
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Leon Osakumi Jackson: Drummer; Founder & Coordinator
Falola: Principal Dancer, Percussionist, Poet
Hassan: Congo and Djembe Drums, Percussion, some Flute
Sa'ud: Conga Drums, Percussion
Pianki: Conga Drums, Percussion, some Steel Pan
Jabari: Conga, Djembe Drums, Percussion
Yoruba Andabo , National Ballet of Senegal, Tito Puente, Mongo Santamaria, Baba Olatunji and his Drums of Passion, Chuck Davis Dancers, Mor Thiam and his Drums of Fire, King Sonny Ade, Fela Kuti, Rasta Bob Marley, Nina Simone, John Coltrane.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 45 - 120 minutes
Serving our audience and participating in a spiritual journey with them.
We require four (4) chairs for the drummers, two (2) tables for our African market, a dressing room, contract specifics.
Drum, dance, poetry and audience participation as defined on contract.
Available for Your
Concert Venue, Convention, Festival, Private Party, Reunion, Wedding Ceremony, Workshop
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