Projeto Arcomusical

Projeto Arcomusical

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Arcomusical (Portuguese for “musical bow”) is a non-profit organization with a mission to spread the joy of the berimbau and related African and Afrodiasporic musical bows. Arcomusical’s multiple programs in composition, performance, research,...
Jamal Mohamed

Jamal Mohamed

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Jamal Mohamed has been a featured artist in many international music events having performed with Sting, Mark O’Connor, Giovanni Hidalgo and many other well known artists. He has presented percussion workshops at venues worldwide, including Berklee...
Michael Taylor

Michael Taylor

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Michael Taylor’s studies with djembe Grand Master Mamady Keita have provided the framework for his commitment to the music of djembe tradition. He has toured internationally and nationally with Mamady Keita, Vinx, Omou Sangare, Jali and Kora Master...
Giovanni Hidalgo

Giovanni Hidalgo

ABOUT THE ARTIST: Widely acknowledged as one of the greatest percussionists of all time, Giovanni Hidalgo, began playing percussion at the age of five. Born into a family of musicians, Giovanni first played on a set of congas handcrafted by his father, the great Jose...