“…A reflective, insightful individual who brings to his work in the arts, in education and in the community a genuine understanding of the creative process.”
Massachusetts Department of Education
" ...fantastic and a great personality. Refocused the energy on the unit. Favorite by far! ... great job getting many of us out of our shell."
Butler Hospital, RI
"Exceeded my expectations! The audience participation component also made the performance especially memorable."
Peabody Essex Museum
"...I am not quite sure how you managed to get such a large array of novice percussionists and dancers to all work together...it was magic!... participation all the way from the back row!"
Worcester Public Library
2018, "Soul Synergy Live!" in Concert
*See the 2017 concert on the video page
SPRING SCHEDULE 2022
2021," A Fascinating Rhythm: Family Program" in Concert
Cornell Coley, M. Ed.
Spring 2022,"Rhythm Recipes: BIPOC Joy & Healing" a Concert & Drum Circle series
Private DRUM CLASSES
AFRIKA GENTE ~ Afro-Latin Jazz Collaborations
Event Producer & Teaching Artist
Education & Health
Cultural Studies, Drums and Dance
May 7 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Family Drum Circle
May 12 2:30 - 3:30 pm
Great BIPOC Artists Activists Series
Goddard House Assisted Living
May 13. 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Community Drum Circle
Springhouse Senior Living
May 21 5:30 - 6:30 pm
AFRIKA GENTE BAND
Newton Open Studios
38 Stearns St. Newton Center