Chief Ayanda Clarke and THE FADARA GROUP present: True To Our Native Land – “Drum Talk: The Dialogue of Music & Spirit”
The misperception that Africa is undeveloped stagnant and irrelevant is problematic in the 21st century. Chief Ayanda Clarke’s True To Our Native Land is the cultural education program of THE FADARA GROUP and it seeks to correct that perception. Join Chief Ayanda and special guest Will Calhoun of Living Color for this demonstration which features performances lectures and conversations all designed to help the public better appreciate traditional African and African Diaspora cultures.
At Drum Talk, two GRAMMY Award-winning master percussionists will be in conversation to explore some of the concepts of folklore and aesthetics that inform and inspire their approach to music-making. Part discussion part demo the gathering is sure to enrich all participants novices and masters alike!
There’s limited seating so get your tickets ASAP! You don’t want to miss these GRAMMY Award-Winning master percussionists doing a Master Class in Brooklyn.