Meets Tuesdays 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. (Everyone is Welcome)
*mixed level of musical ability & experience
*making music with percussion instruments
*exploration of music and percussion techniques
*lots of fun!
Facilitated by John Marshall, Master Percussionist
*performer, composer, with numerous CD credits
*easy going, passionate teacher/leader
*for more information: www.marshalldrum.net or www.myspace.com/marshalldrum
About the Djembe (pronounced JEM-bay) Drum
*skin covered hand drum, shaped like a large goblet
*”djembe” translates to “everyone gather together” and defines the drum’s purpose *originated in West Africa & is an integral part of the region’s musical tradition/culture
*spiritual connection: said to contain 3 spirits: spirit of tree, spirit of animal of which drum head is made, & spirit of instrument maker
For more information contact visit Salisbury Hand Drummers via their Facebook page.