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White River Junction: This Week Only, Thursday Night Class Change

Please Note: NO class this Thursday April 17. Next classes are Thursday April 24, every Thursday in May, same time, same place, starting May 1 and a special class SATURDAY May 3, Beyond Beginner Class from 1-2:30 pm, Beginner Class from 2:30-4 pm.



Although I am still studying this subject at University I feel I now know enough about it to pubish some of my thoughts here.

This is a short introduction to what can be a fairly interesting subject providing your into socio-cultural frameworks. 458 more words

African Music

Master Mbira Player Musekiwa Chingodza at UW April 25

Take in a sweet concert at UW: Zimbabwean Mbira Master Musekiwa Chingodza

Musekiwa Chingodza, Mbira Master from Zimbabwe
In Concert April 25, 7:30 PM
UW School of Music…
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African Music

Jazz Sand

I love South African jazz pianist / band leader Dollar Brand, he was a big favourite of my father’s and so I have known his music for hundreds of years*.  625 more words

Record Collecting


Throughout my stay in the U.S, I have encountered some people who were embarrassed to say where they are from. I found it weird and I could understand why they would be so embarrassed to let others know their place of birth because usually when certain misinformed people think about some country in Africa, they immediately picture a scene from Tarzan, animals running around, naked people roaming the forests and kids pissing on their selves and picking their nose. 393 more words