Speaking in Rhythm — Drums That Talk, Voices That Drum

This will be the first of several posts exploring the interplay between music, language and sound, particularly as it relates to African drumming.  We’ll start by addressing the notion of “drum language.”  In my view, drum language can be placed into...

ThisWorldMusic — blog launch!

Welcome to the newly launched ThisWorldMusic blog! Jeremy Cohen here, composer, percussionist and TWM Founder/Director. I’ll be blogging in Product this space about West African music & dance, cultural tourism/travel, and education — global, multicultural...