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Obi Kaye

Obi Kaye

World / Instrumental/ Mood / Jazz and more Milford, PA  US
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Shows

  • Sat

    Jan 31

    Staten Island, NY, US | 8:00pm
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  • Sat

    Feb 14

    Staten Island, NY, US | 12:00pm
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  • Sat

    Mar 21

    Tarboro, NC, US | 10:00am

    A weekend drumming experience with Obi Kaye Global Percussionist, Solo Artist, Sideman and Recording Artist Obi Kaye will lead a 2 day drumming workshop at Saint Anne's Retreat Saturday March 21st, from 10:00 am till 7:30 pm, will be "A day of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean rhythm for movement and dance". The day will be relaxed and informal beyond its structure. The day will broken down into 6 sessions; 4 hands-on workshops and 2 lectures (Each session runs approximately 45-50 minutes with plenty of time for breaks and will end with a public performance. Cost for Saturday will be $85.00 which includes a workbook, lunch and supper, and the evening performance. Sunday March 22nd, from 9:00 am till noon, will be A guide to "Drumriding" or, playing rhythm for meditation, healing and prayer. Shamanic Drumming or, "Drumriding" is to take a journey through spirit using rhythm as a tool for meditation and healing. Based in a blend of Native American, South American, Far Eastern and even Pacific traditions, Shamanic drummers can be found all over the globe. This style of drumming is a form of both communication and release. This Sunday morning excursion of rhythm and play will explore the spirit and nature of rhythm making. Participants will learn to play using the guidance of both heartbeat and pulse and will enjoy the opportunity to express themselves through emotion and spirit. This is a morning program, designed to be fun and relaxed in an atmosphere of sharing and peacefulness. All levels and all hand drums are welcome. Cost for Sunday is $40.00 per person Pre-register for both these events before October 13th and get the discounted price of $100.00. to register, go to: Obi Kaye at Saint Anne's Camping is available on site or book your lodging at the Comfort Inn of Tarboro (call for special rates) or The Main Street Inn Bed and Breakfast. Call and we can help you with lodging options.

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  • Sun

    Mar 22

    Tarboro, NC, US | 10:00am

    A weekend drumming experience with Obi Kaye Global Percussionist, Solo Artist, Sideman and Recording Artist Obi Kaye will lead a 2 day drumming workshop at Saint Anne's Retreat Saturday March 21st, from 10:00 am till 7:30 pm, will be "A day of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean rhythm for movement and dance". The day will be relaxed and informal beyond its structure. The day will broken down into 6 sessions; 4 hands-on workshops and 2 lectures (Each session runs approximately 45-50 minutes with plenty of time for breaks and will end with a public performance. Cost for Saturday will be $85.00 which includes a workbook, lunch and supper, and the evening performance. Sunday March 22nd, from 9:00 am till noon, will be A guide to "Drumriding" or, playing rhythm for meditation, healing and prayer. Shamanic Drumming or, "Drumriding" is to take a journey through spirit using rhythm as a tool for meditation and healing. Based in a blend of Native American, South American, Far Eastern and even Pacific traditions, Shamanic drummers can be found all over the globe. This style of drumming is a form of both communication and release. This Sunday morning excursion of rhythm and play will explore the spirit and nature of rhythm making. Participants will learn to play using the guidance of both heartbeat and pulse and will enjoy the opportunity to express themselves through emotion and spirit. This is a morning program, designed to be fun and relaxed in an atmosphere of sharing and peacefulness. All levels and all hand drums are welcome. Cost for Sunday is $40.00 per person Pre-register for both these events before October 13th and get the discounted price of $100.00. to register, go to: Obi Kaye at Saint Anne's Camping is available on site or book your lodging at the Comfort Inn of Tarboro (call for special rates) or The Main Street Inn Bed and Breakfast. Call and we can help you with lodging options.

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Videos

Obi Kaye's Tribal Caravan

Comments

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  • Chuck Paul (Artist)
    Chuck Paul
    very cool work!...interesting and creative...
  • David Namerow (Congas/Hand Percussion) (Artist)
    David Namerow (Cong...
    Superbly crafted percussion, aggressively executed. Am jealous in a very, very admiring way. Well done.
  • FLUFFER (Artist)
    FLUFFER
    Inspired songwriting and musical execution!! Already back for seconds and loving what I hear in my headphones!! Drop by my page when you get a chance to say hi, listen to a ...
  • SouthSide MacBoi (Artist)
    SouthSide MacBoi
    beautiful journey
  • Michael "Pops" McGee (Artist)
    Michael "Pops" McGee
    Great! Pops :-)
  • JGoth (Artist)
    JGoth
    Nice tunes! If ya get a chance check mine out, love any input

Photos

  • Original Photo Courtesy: Robert Clinton Photography
  • Photo Courtesy: Leah Marie Kirk

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Obi Kaye

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About

Sounds Like: Hossam Ramzy, Glen Velez, Trilok Gurtu, Kitaro, The beat of your soul, the pulse of your spirit

Label: Shaved Monkey Productions, The Music Garden Productions

Bio: World Beat/ Global & Jazz percussionist, Obi Kaye has performed various venues and styles, specializing in dance driven and improvisational rhythm. His assertive (& sometimes Aggressive) style locks in on a groove & takes it right to the heart of his audience, he explores every voice the drum has...See Full Bio

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Press

“Obi's global percussion moves with expressive power and masterful rhythm.”

— Michael Hartnett, Milford Journal

Status

I'm finally building healthy relationships with my inner demons... It's more convenient than driving my guardian angel to therapy.

Recent Blogs

Liner notes from "When the Dreamer Awakens..."
Oct 11, 2011

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Q: HEY! Your guitar fella was a real A#$H@&E! I asked him for his autograph last night after the show, and he went indoors and brought out a signed piece of toilet paper, wadded it up, and threw it at me

A: Dear Anonymous... I am so very sorry. I was not aware of this situation and when or how it occurred, it has also taken me time to truly absorb your statement but, I wish to make this right. Would you please contact me directly? My email address is: obikaye@gmail.com. Let's talk.

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