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drumming intermediate class

Promoting positive social change through cultural arts education and performance. Bringing the world together, on the sly.

Locally owned and operated in Buffalo NY

The Slyboots School of Music, Art and Dance headquarters is located in Buffalo, NY and has proudly served the music, dance and art communities in WNY and CNY over the past decade, on the sly.

Premier Live Music & Entertainment

Showcasing a variety of ensembles, the Slyboots School has become a world-wide sensation having inspired tens of thousands of people all across the United States and Africa with authentic cultural entertainment.

African Drum & Dance Lessons For All Levels

Through music we believe we can unite people from around the world and manifest positive social change in our communities and beyond – we welcome all types of learners, from beginners to masters to join our ever growing community.

Our Mission: Social change, the way we know how. At the Slyboots School of Music, Art, and Dance we encourage and guide you to hone your craft, motivate the masses, discover your voice, spread your message, travel, record, tour and broaden your mind.