DjembeDirect.com is all about...

... made In Africa.

...sustaining livelihoods for cultural artisans.

...linking our customers to instruments and organizations that make the world a better place.

...building lasting relationships by treating people right. 

...small is beautiful!

Our staff

is capable and friendly. When you call us you'll get a real person on the line who wants to make sure you have a great experience doing business with us. With almost 20 years of experience importing, building, selling, playing, performing, and teaching, we're ready to help you with all of your African drumming needs. 

Our instruments

come from six West African countries, representing a supply chain of hundreds of vendors and artisans, many of whom we have known personally for years. 

Our facilities

in the US consist of simnple office/warehouse space. Our drum workshop in Ghana is a busy place where a lot of love goes into the making of each drum. 

Our artisan networks

are strong and stable, made up of individuals who are committed to their craft and to the long term vision of steady growth.

Our hearts

are in love with the instruments, the culture they come from, and the people who make them.