“…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

In this stage of the CORONA VIRUS, I am taking precautions at all in-person presentations and performances, with limits on instrument sharing and wiping down instruments.

I continue to make online presentations.


Please use this contact info: 617-935-7614                 cc@afrolatin.net

Afro-Latin

Cultural Studies

HealthRhythms trained

Check it out!

Links

JULY 10 - KINGSTON PUBLIC LIBRARY, DRUM CIRCLE


JULY 22 - TRINITY CHURCH SUMMER PROGRAM, SOLO PERFORMANCE


JULY 25 - CAMBRIDGE HOMES, DRUM CIRCLE


JULY 26 - BOSTON EXPLORERS, HERNANDEZ SCHOOL, DRUM CIRCLE


AUGUST 14, DRUM CIRCLE, DNE SUMMER CAMP, BERKSHIRES


SUMMER 2021 - TBD


LECHUCA FRESCA -LATIN BAND

dates TBD


FULLER CRAFT MUSEUM, BROCKTON

​date TBD














"A FASCINATING RHYTHM" Family Concert 2021 

Testimonials

In November 2017, Cornell Coley and Kenny Kozol convened outstanding international artists and produced "The Soul of Latin Jazz" a  powerful concert with dance, poetry and visual art.

​​For 2018, we expanded the project, added Sandra "Sasi" Marcelino to the team and launched the KECOSA COLLECTIVE Together, we produced "Soul Synergy Live!" for 2018 -trailer below.












*See the 2017 concert on video page

SUMMER SCHEDULE 2021 

During the 2020-21 pandemic, Families Creating Together and KINections joined the City's Opportunity Fund to support a family concert with 5 musicians streamed live to YouTube.

CICADA Program

Art at a Distance 2020

  • Africa
  • Cuba
  • Caribbean
  • Brazil
  • USA

Drum Circle Facilitators Guildcertified

Cornell Coley, M. Ed. 

KECOSA COLLECTIVE

SOLO PERFORMANCE

BAND PERFORMANCE

ADULT WORKSHOPS

SPECIAL NEEDS

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

DRUM CIRCLES

Private DRUM CLASSES  

AFRIKA GENTE ~ Afro-Latin Jazz Collaborations

Teaching Artist in Education & Health

​         Drumming, Dance & Culture