Know Africa: African Drumming and Dance

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult, All Ages
Date: 3/14/2015
Start Time: 2:00 PM
End Time: 3:00 PM
 In Africa, music is part of the way of life; providing great social and cultural significance. Traditional drum and dance is a lively example of the cultural heritage of West Africa. Local drumming instructor David Visiko will facilitate a West African music/dance demonstration inviting participants to sing, clap, dance and drum. Additionally, he'll talk about the music and how each rhythm fulfills a social function and its positive influence on the many important events in the life of the individual and community.

Library: La Pine Public Library
Location: Community Room
Contact: Tina Walker Davis
Contact Number: 541-312-1034
Presenter: David Visiko