GLASGOW'S INFAMOUS SAMBA BATERIA

Big scale samba with brass for [almost] all occasions!

Christmas Busk Sunday 16th Dec

We'll be playing in Buchanan Street by the concert hall steps from 10am in aid of the charity Refuweegee.

And don't forget the workshop class's end of block gig on Wed 12th Dec at the Rum Shack.

NEWS

SambaJam 2017

SambaJam 2017

On the Saturday of each carnaval weekend we like to get all sambistas in one room to play at being in Rio...

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ABOUT

SambaYaBamba is Glasgow's fully-featured samba band and school providing exciting thunderous percussion and funked up brass arrangements from traditional Brazilian samba through to electrifying drum'n'bass in the tradition of the famous Rio carnaval.

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UPCOMING GIGS

  • Christmas Busk
    Sunday 16 December 2018
    Glasgow
  • SYB & BassFace
    Sunday 17 February 2019
    Nice N Sleazy
  • FyneFest 2019
    Friday 31 May 2019
    Fyne Ales Brewery
  • Kirkliston Gala Day
    Saturday 08 June 2019
    Kirkliston

WORKSHOPS

If you've been inspired by the infectious Brazilian beat you'll be pleased to know that we run weekly workshops for beginners.



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"I've been listening to Sambayabamba and I think it's great. Having lived in Brazil, I always found the thing missing from non-Brazilian percussion groups was swing. But you guys have got it, no question...."

Gerald Seligman, General Director, WOMEX

YOUTH BAND


SambaYaBamba Youth Street Band was born in 2016, welcoming young people aged 11-25 from loads of different backgrounds, from all over Glasgow and beyond.