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Weddings & Events
Congratulations! Planning a wedding is a special journey for you and your loved ones. We see your wedding as a beautifully interlude into the future. As flexible as we are precise,Island Magic arranges the rhythm of your day so it flows seamlessly from ceremony to celebration. Starting with the Wedding March, we can help develop and implement every aspect of your wedding experience to ensure a celebration that exceeds all expectations. We can make your event a memorable one with love songs like: “Loves Theme”; “Ribbon in the Sky”; “I Just called to say I Love you”; “Unchained Melody”; “My Heart will Go On” or your choice...
Island Magic’s live steel pan playing is ideal for taking the edge off formalities, making people smile. The Steel Pan creates a unique sound of the Caribbean Island, Trinidad & Tobago. Getting the party started with our Stilt Dancer (MokoJumbie) brings everyone to their feet. Participants dance the Conga and the Limbo using beachcomber hats and shakers. How low can you go!!! Songs like: “Hot Hot Hot”; “Pan in A Minor”; “Thinking of You”; “Dollar Wine;” “You’re on My Mind”; “Teaser”etc…
Festivals and Community
The name “Sankofa” is taken from the Sankofa bird. When the Sankofa bird lands, it looks back at its tail. In Ghana it means go back and retrieve your past. Our drumming take you back to West Africa with traditional rhythms. The drumming and shakers are high intense and will have you up on your feet dancing as if you were in the motherland.
Island Magic’s live steel pan music is ideal for taking the edge off formalities, making people smile. The Steel Pan creates a unique sound of the Caribbean Island, Trinidad and Tobago. Getting the party started with our Stilt Dancer (MokoJumbie) brings everyone to their feet. Participants dance the Conga and the Limbo using beachcomber hats and shakers. How low can you go!!!
We are available for:
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Bachelor Party, Bachelorette Party, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Bar/Lounge, Birthday Party, Bridal Shower, Casino, Christmas Party, Church Service, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venue, Convention, Corporate Event, Cruise, Dinner Dance, Fair, Festival, Graduation, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Holiday Party, Hotel, Parade, Private Party, Restaurant, Reunion, Seminar, Sporting Event, Studio Session, Sweet 16 Party, Trade Show, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding R16 Party, Trade Show, Wedding Ceremony, Wedding Reception, Workshop.
The journey to West Africa first starts with a welcome song “Fanga Alafia” a traditional song from Nigeria sung in the Yoruba language. It means "welcomes and blessings”. The journey continues with African Folklore, storytelling, using musical instruments such as the iron bells which represent mother and child. The playing of the balaphon (xylophone) and several African dances help tell a story about learning to share.
Just when you think you have heard it all, comes the created sounds of a Tropical Rain Forest. The audience will hear the sounds of birds, frogs, water fall, seed pods, rain stick, and cocoons. Most people can’t believe that music comes naturally from nature. Close your eyes and imagine being there as the Tropical Rain Forest creates a memorable and thoroughly entertaining experience for audiences of all ages.
The show ends with Chakaba (pronounced shah-kah-bah) an African stilt dancer standing 12 feet tall, dances to the beat of the drums.
*Assemble is 45 - 60 minutes long.
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