Passing Down a Drumming Legacy

Hand drummers are the overall recipients of generations of tradition and culture that is worldwide, yet, can contribute significantly to a local flavor and feel. One such tradition was best seen in a recent ceremony in Atlanta, as reported by The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Baba Harold Atu Murry, an African drummer who has made and played hundreds of drums throughout his 60-year career, will pass along his collection to local drummer, Akumba Bynum-Roberson. Read more here: Ceremony will celebrate African drum master Baba Atu and his heir apparent

28th Oct 2014

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