GLASGOW'S INFAMOUS SAMBA BATERIA

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

Youth Arts Small Grants Scheme

SambaYaBamba have been awarded funding from Creative Scotland’s Emergency Youth Arts Small Grants Scheme.

Freelance artists in the youth street band sector can apply to us for grants of between £500 and £3000 to create and deliver their own artistic projects with young people.

Apply now. Deadline Sunday 7 February 2021.

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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.

BOOKING

UPCOMING GIGS

  • Anderwood Wedding Party
    Saturday 11 September 2021
    Greenbank Garden

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.

CONTACT

sambayabamba@gmail.com

Samba Ya Bamba is registered as a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO), No. SC050632