Beatroots is Reading’s community Samba drumming group. It has been running since 1996 and has performed at many major events and festivals including WOMAD, The Thames Festival and the Olympic Rowing during London 2012. New players are always welcome. Absolute beginners can join the band by taking part in a Samba 101 taster workshop. More experienced players can join any time. Every Tuesday 8 – 10pm at Readipop Studios.

Weekly sessions are part workshop and part rehearsal depening on the time of year and how busy the band is with gigs and events.

Call 0118 3272442 or contact us to arrange to join.