Who Plays Wula?

Many shows and productions use Wula Drums, from Cirque du Soliel to the Lion King on Broadway.

Many master djembe players from West Africa, including M'Bemba Bangoura, play Wula Drums.

Colleges and Universities use Wula Drum to get the authentic instruments they need.

Wula outfits performing groups, from international stages to local community groups.

Wula has a variety of drums - many of our products are perfect for classrooms and school programs.



Shows and Productions

  • Disney's “The Lion King,” NYC
  • Disney's “The Lion King,” Las Vegas
  • Disney's “The Lion King,” Touring Company
  • “Shrek” the Musical on Broadway
  • “Spring Awakening” on Broadway
  • “Fela” on Broadway
  • Disney's “Tarzan” on Broadway
  • Music for Change
  • Cirque Du Soliel
  • Saturday Night Live

Individual Artists

  • M’Bemba Bangoura – Master Drummer from Guinea
  • Aboubacar Kouyate – Griot from Guinea, West Africa
  • Laurent Camara – Master Drumer, Les Ballets Africains
  • Mangue Sylla – Les Mervielles De Guinea
  • Michael Markus
  • Mino Cinelu – World renowned percussionist
  • Mito Camara – Les Ballets Africains
  • Moussa ‘Bolokada’ Conde
  • Valerie Naranjo: Saturday Night Live/ Lion King
  • Ibrahim ‘Kolipe’ Camara
  • Jeffry Amon
  • Peter Fand: Percussionist for Cirque Du Soliel
  • Michael Taylor - Holy Goat Percussion
  • Chi Sharpe

Colleges and Universities

  • Butler University
  • Kent State University
  • New York University
  • Northern Illinois University
  • Norwalk Community College
  • SUNY Brockport
  • University of Illinois
  • University of Massachusetts
  • University of Rochester
  • Williams College.

Dance Companies and Community Groups

  • Forces of Nature Dance Theater
  • Assase Yaa Dance Theater
  • Bambara Drum and Dance Ensemble
  • Brooklyn College Academy
  • Bush Mango Drum and Dance
  • Global Education
  • Like Water Drumworks
  • Magbana Drum and Dance NYC
  • Muntu Dance Theater of Chicago
  • New Haven School of African Rhythm
  • Wadoma (West African Dance of Madison)
  • Ethos Percussion Ensemble

Educational and Outreach Organizations

  • Arts Connection
  • Drum Power
  • Midori and Friends
  • Young Audiences
  • Alvin Ailey
  • Public/private schools in NYC