Carnaval weekend starts now! Batala SF--joined by Giba Goncalves and members of Batala DC, NYC, and LA--is playing tomorrow at the Harrison Street Festival at 2 PM on the 17 th Street Stage. Then on Sunday Batala SF is contingent #48 in the parade and performs at 5 PM at the corner of Harrison & 22 st Street. Then on Monday we join the Oakland Carnival festivities at Mosswood Park. Let's go, Batala!!!!!!
BATALÁ SAN FRANCISCO IS GROWING!
WE ARE RECRUITING NOW!
NO EXPERIENCE NECESSARY!
Batalá San Francisco is a community band open to all regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, or musical experience. Both beginning and experienced drummers are welcome! If you are interested in finding out more about Batalá San Francisco please fill out this FORM and our Membership Coordinator, Shannon Erby, will contact you via email. More information about the process of becoming a member can be found HERE.
Founded on October 5, 2012, Batalá San Francisco is comprised of approximately twenty-five drummers. Led by professional percussionist and musician Sonia Pina, Batalá San Francisco is the Bay Area contingent of Batalá Mundo—the international drumming organization founded by Giba Goncalves in 1997.
BOOK US FOR YOUR NEXT EVENT!
• private parties
• corporate events
• street festivals
• club shows
Please contact our Booking Director, Jennifer Martinez, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Download a Batalá San Francisco brochure (PDF) HERE.