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Solo Art is Great, Collaborative Creation is Awesome!

Many of us creatives make art (music, poetry, writing etc.) on our own. Not in a vacuum, but often in a studio, in an office, a café etc. 227 more words

Candy Eaton: A Magick World Percussionist and Why You Should Know Her

A couple of years ago, I went out to the Remo Recreational Music Center in North Hollywood, California, to attend a memorial for Layne Redmond. She is best known for her work in bringing the legacy of women drummers and frame drumming back into the 20th/21st century world. 728 more words

Chad Sexton

Musa Character model

This is Musa its a African ork-like tribe elder whit a black magic djembe. By playing it it cancast spels! it is used for good and bad. 88 more words

A Month in Morocco: The Sound of Africa

My Sahara guide’s name was Mobarak, but he asked to be called “Black Stars.” He was a kind, hospitable man with a peaceful aura. On our first day at camp, Black Stars passed tous his grandmother’s wisdom, “If you need something, ask. 701 more words

Poetry & Writing

spoken word...

To the spoken word..
The limits are the edge of the universe,
but then the universe in a sphere that spins infinitely,
stretching our possibilities to the mind that spins along… 237 more words


African Drumming

What a treat we have had this afternoon in Year 2. As part of our Kenya topic, we were delighted that Mr Matthews found half an hour in his busy timetable to run an African drumming workshop. 62 more words

Left-handed Rhythm

I have met many wonderful and creative people through blogging.  A few years ago I joined the Poetry Friday round up.  Poetry is a passion of mine.   354 more words

Slice Of Life