Category Archives: Photos

COVID Capers 2

As our economy starts to re-open, and some of us are getting back to work, news is mixed for us at Masamba Samba School. On the positive side, it looks like the schools will be re-opening in September, which might … Continue reading

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Terrible Teens!

Back in 1994, when the City Arts Centre commissioned Colin Blakey to run a series of drumming workshops for its staff, none of us could have imagined that that group would still be performing, learning and teaching a full 20 … Continue reading

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MaSamba’s Extended Family

We were honoured (or honored) this week with a very special visitor at rehearsals in the shape of Ken Dawson. Ken, our cuddly Canadian, had been a member of MaSamba up until about five years ago, when he had to … Continue reading

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Longest Day of the Year

As the dust settles on a really busy period of work for the band, it is time to sort out the mess, evaluate and move on, into the 2nd half of the year. Last Thursday was the Summer Solstice, or … Continue reading

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MaSamba in 2011

As the year draws to its conclusion, it’s a good time to look over what MaSamba Samba School did in 2011, what music we played, who we worked with, and who we partied with! This ‘round-up’ blog is not written … Continue reading

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Here’s a carrot….

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We hosted a dance rehearsal with some of our beautiful Latin dancers last Sunday, primarily to work out a choreography ‘The Boys Are Back In Town’ pageant. However, dancers are always concerned about what they would be wearing for the … Continue reading

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Belfast Carnival 2009 – Videos, Photos & Articles

We have compiled a roundup of some videos, photos and articles about the Belfast Carnival that took place on 27th June 2009. Watch out for the MaSamba crew in the photos and videos, who played along with other samba bands … Continue reading

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Videos & Photos from Karneval der Kulturen Berlin, 2009

Below we have compiled some videos and photos of MaSamba and Sapucaiu no Samba at the Karneval der Kultur 2009, Berlin. Videos Photos View the Karneval der Kulturen Website

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