Cornell Coley, M. Ed. 

Drum Circle Facilitators Guild certified

  • Africa
  • Cuba
  • Caribbean
  • Brazil
  • USA

Afro-Latin

Cultural Studies

Did You Know?

 Drumming Improves the Brain 

Testimonials

“…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

Teaching Artist in Education & Health

​         Drumming, Dance & Culture

NEST approved for Touring

                                        PERFORMANCES


SOLO PERFORMANCE

"DRUMMING AND THE BRAIN" 5:30 - 6:30 PM

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

WINGATE RESIDENCIES, NEEDHAM, MA

(based on TEDX Talk of same title)


AFRIKA GENTE AFRO-LATIN JAZZ PROJECT 

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 19   2:00 - 3:00 PM

THE CAMBRIDGE HOMES

CAMBRIDGE, MA


**SPECIAL EVENT - "THE SOUL OF LATIN JAZZ"
AFRIKA GENTE & SPECIAL  GUESTS


SASI MARCELINO, OZZIE DE JESUS, WYOMA - DANCE

APARNA LAKSHMI - VOCALS

AUSTIN LIGHTFOOT - VIOLIN

U-MELENI  MHLABA-ADEBO - POETRY



THURSDAY, OCTOBER 13     8:00 - 9:30 PM

MULTICULTURAL ARTS CENTER ,

41 SECOND ST. CAMBRIDGE, MA



HealthRhythmstrained

SPECIAL PROJECTS

SOLO PERFORMANCE

RESIDENCIES, WORKSHOPS

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

DRUM CIRCLES

Private DRUM CLASSES 

TODDLER & PRE-SCHOOL DRUMMING 

AFRIKA GENTE ~ Afro-Latin Jazz Band

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