West African Music and Steelband Concert 8:00 pm
West African Music and Steelband Concert @ Wesleyan University
May 3 @ 8:00 pm
An invigorating performance filled with rhythms and songs of West Africa, featuring Wesleyan Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music and master drummer John Dankwa, joined by students in West African drumming classes, Ghanaian choirs from Worcester, the Wesleyan Steelband ensemble, and guest performers.
Skiffle Steel Orchestra to return to Sweet Briar 7:30 pm
Skiffle Steel Orchestra to return to Sweet Briar @ Sweet Briear
May 8 @ 7:30 pm
Caribbean Airlines Skiffle Steel Orchestra will return to Sweet Briar. The performance is part of the College’s Babcock Season. Steel pan music is indigenous to Trinidad and reflects the country’s culture and history. Today’s steel pans evolved from discarded 55-gallon oil drums, long abundant in the former British colony where oil and gas are economic ... Read more