Ngoma Ensemble

NGOMA is an ensemble of performers who capture the essence of their cultural heritage through drum with a distinctive new vibe. Ngoma is committed to honoring their ancestry through the dynamic presentation of drum pieces that educates, empowers and embraces the majesty of African Heritage.

Formed in 1995 this is the second generation of this ensemble who have been provided with opportunities to perform compositions arranged by alumni members of the ensemble. Ngoma members range in ages from 5 to 14 with a mandate to further develop the education of their art, heritage and global leadership. The ensemble works out of the Driftwood Community Centre where drum instructions is provided in Toronto’s Jane and Finch community.