Special Offers for Visitors to Zanzibar:
If you are a visitor to Zanzibar and would like to learn more about traditional Zanzibari music, DCMA offers instrument lessons to anybody interested. Most popular are drumming and traditional Zanzibar dance classes. There is also a unique opportunity to learn, to play traditional Taarab music and other instruments used in traditional Swahili music.
It is also possible for a large group of visitors to ask for a special tutorial concert at least a week in advance so they can be introduced to the different music instruments and styles. The price for these tutorials is negotiable.
Everyone is welcome at the DCMA to study music, may it be just for fun or to get a formal musical education.
Fees for the Individual & Group lessons:
60 Mins (Min 3 pax)
|Tanzanian Citizens||Adult||30,000 Tsh per Month||15,000 Tsh per Month|
|Child*||30,000 Tsh per Month||15,000 Tsh per Month|
|Short course for tourist||Adult||$ 15 per Lesson||$ 10 per Lesson|
|Child*||$ 15 per Lesson||$ 10 per Lesson|
|East African Nationals||Adult||40,000 Tsh per Month||30,000 Tsh per Month|
|Child*||30,000 Tsh Per Month||20,000 Tsh per Month|
|Foreign Residents in Tanzania||Adult||50,000 Tsh per Month||40,000 Tsh per Month|
|Child*||40,000 Tsh Per Month||25,000 Tsh per Month|
* = For the Children's under 15 Years
Certificate Programme $600 per year
Diploma programme $ 800 per year