Upcoming Events

  • May 31, 2014
    • Weekend African Drumming Course
      Starts:May 31, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: June 15, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Westfield State University, Western Avenue, Westfield, MA, United States
      Description: Learn traditional West African drumming! Whether you're looking to bring the joy and power of African drumming into your music, life or classroom, instruction is differentiated to accommodate a wide range of students and professionals, including K-12 music teachers.

      Open to all — no prior musical experience necessary. Space is extremely limited!

      • Instructor: Jeremy Cohen
      • Dates: Saturday 5/31, Saturday 6/7, Sunday 6/8, Saturday 6/14
      • 10:00 a.m. - 4:00pm
      • Room: Bates 117

      Cost: $175.00 / 2 credits or 24 PDPs

      For more information, please contact the Westfield State University Graduate and Continuing Education office at (413) 572-8445 or email: noncredit@westfield.ma.edu
  • June 18, 2014
    • Ghana Study Abroad: Music, Arts & Culture (Summer Session I)
      Starts:June 18, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: July 10, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Ghana, West Africa
      Description: Award-winning 3-week African Drum & Dance Cultural Field Study in Ghana, West Africa. Offered in partnership with the UMass Amherst International Programs Office and the Department of Music & Dance for 6 credits (undergraduate or graduate) or the equivalent in professional development credits.

      ELIGIBILITY: Enrollment is open to students and professionals worldwide, as well as to the general public. No prior experience necessary.

      Learn more: http://thisworldmusic.com/ghanatours_video/
  • July 9, 2014
    • Ghana Study Abroad: Music, Arts & Culture (Summer Session II)
      Starts:July 9, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: July 31, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Ghana, West Africa
      Description: Award-winning 3-week African Drum & Dance Cultural Field Study in Ghana, West Africa. Offered in partnership with the UMass Amherst International Programs Office and the Department of Music & Dance for 6 credits (undergraduate or graduate) or the equivalent in professional development credits.

      ELIGIBILITY: Enrollment is open to students and professionals worldwide, as well as to the general public. No prior experience necessary.

      Learn more: http://thisworldmusic.com/ghanatours_video/
  • July 14, 2014
    • Gordon College
      Starts:July 14, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: July 18, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: Wenham, MA
      Description: 5-day graduate-level workshop on techniques for teaching African drumming. Worth 3 graduate credits. The course is part of Gordon's Masters of Music Education program.

      Learn more: http://www.gordon.edu/workshops
  • August 5, 2014
    • URI African Drumming Graduate Seminar
      Starts:August 5, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: August 7, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Location: University of Rhode Island (Kingston, RI)
      Description: Earn 2 graduate credits in 3 days. Open to the general public.

      To enroll, or for more info, go to: http://bit.ly/african-drumming-uri
  • December 31, 2014
    • Ghana Study Abroad: Music, Arts & Culture (Winter Session)
      Starts:December 31, 2014 - 12:00 am
      Ends: January 12, 2015 - 12:00 am
      Location: Ghana, West Africa
      Description: Join this award-winning 12-day African Drum & Dance Cultural Field Study in Ghana. Offered in partnership with the UMass Amherst International Programs Office and the Department of Music & Dance for 3 credits (undergraduate or graduate) or the equivalent in professional development credits.

      ELIGIBILITY: Enrollment is open to students and professionals worldwide, as well as to the general public. No prior experience necessary.

      To apply, or to learn more, go to: http://thisworldmusic.com/study-abroad-africa/j-term-ghana/
  • January 31, 2015
    • Moravian College
      Starts:January 31, 2015 - 9:00 am
      Ends: January 31, 2015 - 4:00 pm
      Location: Bethlehem, PA, United States
      Description: Daylong African drumming workshop for the Moravian College Music Department.
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