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SEALED WITH A STAMP OF WHITE PRIVELLAGE-MORE THAN JUST THE HEADDRESS.

 I want to thank the authors and sharers of various articles currently circulating regarding the banning of Native American headdress at festivals, and the general disrespect, which the inappropriate use of this headdress implies. 863 more words

Drum Power! Back to the Beat.....

Drumming is a language that brings people together through a heart, mind and body connection. Drumming reaches beyond cultures and generations of belief systems cutting straight to the heart of the oldest medium of communication known to man – music! 616 more words

Music Therapy Research

heartbeat of evening

He who cannot dance will say: “The drum is bad” - African Proverb

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West African Drumming Class with M'bemba Bangoura

M’bemba led us through the Sinte rhythm. In this recording we played the first and third djembe parts with Matt Young on Dunduns and occasional solos from M’bemba. 18 more words

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Didjeridoo Summit

Ondrej Smeykal and Stephen Kent’s Didjeridoo Summit was wonderful again this year. This music and these people are just so healing for me. I know from the faces and responses that everyone who experiences a show like this is touched by the energy, as well. 1,403 more words

Marko Johnson

Confronting My Molester

I don’t know if it was necessary. I don’t know if it did anything for me.

I’m still overwhelmed by the coincidence that brought me to the moment I felt it was time to accuse him. 1,283 more words

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Drawing on Strength

I’m in it, struggling through very painful days. I’m hurting, crying so hard, so much, for so long, that I’m almost angry knowing I will, as always, recover again. 498 more words

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