The Traditional Instruments
Taqlid’s current live performance outfit is made up of nine musicians from different backgrounds using traditional instruments such as Mandole, Hadjoudj & North African percussion combined including Brass, Keyboard, Piano, Bass guitar, Viola, Banjo, Cello, Drums and Electric Guitars. They are a charismatic band, able to liven up any audience from any culture with their infectious rhythms and dynamic stage personalities. When your guests experience the full nine piece live band, they will remember your private party or corporate even in years to come.
The band have performed for Her Majesty The Queen, Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, Prince Andrew, Duke of York, and The Amir Of Qatar, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa Al – Thani at South Hook in South Wales. They has also performed on major festivals within the UK, including the Womad main stage, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Trafalgar Square, Albert Hall, The National Theatre Open Air Festival, the Barbican¹s Mediterranean Music Festival & many outdoor events, theatres, clubs, museums & art centres, World Peace Music Awards in Bali & Thassos- Greece, Dubai, Bahrain, The Never Ending Song touring with All Stars.
Taqlid Drummers are also available to run drum workshop around the UK for Schools, Art Centres, Museums, Clubs, Private Parties and other occasions. They are known for their unique and exciting approach to drums and percussion. They have been working with children and adults over the last 12 years in London, Greenwich and Lewisham. They have performed with Airto Moreira, Hossam Ramzy, Rabah Khalfa, Grand Union Orchestra and the Master Drummers of Africa.
Perfect Background Music for Cocktail Receptions – Jazz Fusion with Middle Eastern & North African Sounds.