“…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

RECENT PRODUCTIONS

Links




August 9       6:30 - 8:30 pm

Afrika Gente Quartet

Summer Concert Series

Seekonk Public Library

410 Newman Ave, Seakonk


​August 18     6:00 - 8:00 pm

Afrika Gente Quintet

Goddard House Assisted Living

​165 Chestnut St. Brookline


August 19      7:00 - 8:30 pm
Mark Torgerson Quintet
The Growing Center 
22 Vinal Ave, Somerville

August 5     10:30 - 11:30 am

Drum Circle

Camp Harborview

Boston, MA


August 10     1:00 - 3:00 pm

Drum Circle

DNA Summer Camp

​Camp Timbertrails

Tolland, MA


August 14     2:30 - 3:30 pm

Great Artist Activist Series

Goddard House

Brookline, MA


August 19    10:00 11:00 am

Drum Circle

​Bacon Free Library

Natick, MA


August 27    10:30 - 11:30 am

Drum Circle

Mattapan Farmers Market

Cummins Highway


Spring 2022,  "Rhythm Recipes: BIPOC Joy & Healing" a Concert & Drum Circle series:          1-min. trailer

Drum Circle Facilitators Guildcertified

AUGUST SCHEDULE 2022

Cornell Coley, M. Ed. 

2021," A Fascinating Rhythm: Family Program" in Concert - trailer

Testimonials


SOLO PROGRAMS

Event Producer & Teaching Artist

Performance, Education, Health

Cultural Studies, Drums and Dance

BAND CONCERTS

Afro-Latin

Cultural Studies

HealthRhythms trained

  • Africa
  • Cuba
  • Caribbean
  • Brazil
  • USA

SOLO PERFORMANCE

BAND PERFORMANCE

ADULT WORKSHOPS

SPECIAL NEEDS

CURRICULUM DEVELOPMENT

DRUM CIRCLES

Private DRUM CLASSES  

AFRIKA GENTE ~ Afro-Latin Jazz Collaborations

​​2018,  "Soul Synergy Live!" in Concert

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​​*See the 2017 concert on the video page