2014 Gigs

31 Dec 2013 In: Uncategorized

Feb 15 Olbrich Gardens Rainforest 2 shows 1030 am and 130 pm

Feb 22 Overture Center International Festival time tba


10th Anniversary Pictures

31 Dec 2013 In: Uncategorized


10th Anniversary Celebration 9/14 Saturday

6 Sep 2013 In: Uncategorized

http://atimevudanceanddrum.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Page_21.tiffPage_2Come celebrate 10 years of drumming and dancing with Atimevu on Saturday 9/14 at Demetral ParkĀ  2297 Commercial Av in MadisonĀ  noon-9 pm Beer and Food available for a donation.

Performances by DJ Ernest noon

1 pm Atimevu

145 Novisi

230 Wadoma

315 Tani Diakite

430 Limanya

515 Ghana All Stars

615 Chikeh Mato

730 Timbukale

DJ between all performances

10th Anniversary celebration workshops on Friday 9/13

6 Sep 2013 In: Uncategorized

Join Atimevu drummers, dancers and our special guest artists for workshops
3-4 pm Master drumming
4-5 pm kids drum/dance–30 min each
5-555 dance
6-655 dance
7-8 dance
kids and students with id 10$, adults 15$ per workshop, package deals for multiple workshops are available-ask at the door
Workshops are held at Jewel in the Lotus Yoga 821 E. Johnson St–enter in the back off Dayton St

Horicon Concert in the Park 7/10 This Wednesday!

4 Jul 2013 In: Uncategorized

Atimevu will be performing at Kiwanis Park in Horicon Wednesday, July 10th from 6-8 pm. Join us for an evening of music and dance in a beautiful outdoor setting with a small farmer’s market and grilled food available for purchase.

2013 gigs

18 Jun 2013 In: Uncategorized

1/27 International Festival Overture Center, Madison

3/8 Wright Middle School

3/17 James Reeb Unitarian Church

4/6 UW Wausau International Festival, Wausau, WI

4/26 Leopold Elementary school

2012 gigs

15 Jun 2013 In: Uncategorized

2/4 Mr. Roberts, Madison

2/12 James Reeb Unitarian church service

3/2 Kalahari Convention Center, Lake Delton, WI

3/3 International Festival, Overture Center, Madison

3/30 Lindbergh Elementary School, Madison

4/20 Africa Night @ Memorial Union Theatre, Madison

6/11 Orchard Ridge Elementary School, Madison

7/28 Wedding, Fitchburg, WI

8/18 Africa Fest, Warner Park, Madison

8/22 Concert in the park, Horicon, WI

9/16 Willy St Fair, Madison

10/3 Wedding, Lake Delton, WI

10/26 Dance Workshop, Lathrop Hall, UW-Madison

12/15 Private party, Madison

12/30 James Reeb Unitarian church service

2011 gigs

15 Jun 2013 In: Uncategorized

2/12-2/13 Suzuki strings workshop, Madison

2/21 Edgewood High School, Madison

3/5 International Festival, Overture Center Madison

6/26 Concert in the Park, Madison

7/30 Wedding at Kalahari Resort, Lake Delton, WI

8/10 Concert in the Park, Horicon, WI

8/20 Africa Fest, Warner Park, Madison

9/1 Oakwood East Retirement Community, Madison

9/17 South Madison Library Grand Opening

9/18 Willy St Fair, Madison

Summer 2010 gigs!

2 Jun 2010 In: Uncategorized

June 3rd Thursday 9 pm at The Brink Lounge Benefit for Tani Diakite with Limanya and Wadoma

June 6th Sunday 2 pm at the Madison Children’s museum Ride the Drive Event

June 13th Sunday 4 pm Fair Trade Coffeehouse on State St. with Edi Gbordzi

June 19th Saturday 11 am at Michealangelo’s Coffeehouse State st with Edi Gbordzi

August 14th Saturday 1130 am Madison Children’s museum Grand Opening

August 21 Saturday time tba Africa Fest at Warner Park

Atimevu at Memorial Union Dec. 30th 2009

2 Mar 2010 In: Uncategorized

Atimevu at Memorial Union Dec 30 2009 Click to watch video!

The group takes its name from the Atimevu drum of the Ewe people of Ghana. The word "atimevu' means drum made from a tree.

Atimevu Musicians: Emmanual Eku, Edi Kwasi Gbordzi, Tim Gruber, Abukari Mohammed, Nicky Sund

Instruments Used:   Gyl, Atenteben, Gakogui, Tokwe, Axatse, Atimevu, Sogo, Kidi, Kagan, Kroboto, Tsonshi, Gome, Tamali, and Djembe.

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