Asheville Percussion Festival
The second annual Asheville Percussion Festival will take place June 14-16, 2013 at the Odyssey Community School in Asheville, NC. The mission is to provide a creative environment where percussionists of all traditions gather to explore, create and innovate. The festival will be hosted by Asheville’s ambassador to rhythm River Guerguerian.
2013 Workshop topics for all levels include performing, improvising, and composing taught by world-renowned performers and national and regional teachers. Following the workshops will be concerts for the community on Friday and Saturday evenings at 8pm.
2013 Faculty will include:
Layne Redmond - Frame Drums
River Guerguerian - Global Percussion, Drumset
Rohan Krishnamurty - Indian Percussion
Lizz Wright - Vocals
Bolokada Conde - African Percussion
Nacho Arimany - Flamenco Percussion
Kevin Spears - Kalimba, electronics
Juan Alamo - Marimba, Afro Cuban Percussion
Casey Driessen - Violin & Looping
Adam Maalouf - Middle Eastern Percussion, Drumset
Kima Moore - Electronics
Billy Jonas - Re-Percussion (Family Drumming)
Matthew Richmond - Vibraphone
Rusty James - Hand Pans
For more information, registration and a complete event schedule please visit:www.ashevillepercussionfestival.com
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Asheville, NC 28801
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