Kofi is a multi-skilled and celebrated performer and teacher.
He can create a custom made program to suit your needs combining one or all of his skills.
With an extensive background teaching children of all ages and abilities, Kofi offers drum, dance, singing and African Culture workshops for large or small groups. He delivers dynamic one-off workshops and/or projects working across the whole school leading to performances for family and friends. Kofi collaborates with teachers, aligns with curriculum, fits in with existing all school performances and provides all the equipment needed.
Festivals and Events
Kofi Kunkpe Music is the resident African performance group for Werribee Open Range Zoo, creating bespoke performances for a variety of settings including roving, stage based and children focused. Kofi combines any number of the best West African drummers, musicians and dancers from Melbourne and beyond, catering for events, from the small and intimate to dynamic performances on large stages to thousands. Contact us to discuss your needs.
West African Drumming
Kofi is renowned as a patient, concise, inspiring and encouraging teacher for all skill levels and abilities. Tailoring his classes to his students' needs, his knowledge extends from how to deliver a compelling workshop for Mums and Bubs, to the cultural traditions of many West African nations with the accompanying songs and dances. He runs regular classes and workshops in the Yarra Valley and a variety of intensives throughout the year.
Regular clients include:
Werribee Open Range Zoo, ArtPlay and The Venny - City of Melbourne, Chamber Made Opera, Yarra Ranges Council, Maroondah Council, Kilsyth & Mooroolbark Festivals, Princes Hill Primary School, Yarra Valley ECOSS and many more.