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Black Power Drum Medicine for Women of Color with Afia Walking Tree
Wednesday Aug 23 7:00pm-9:00pm in Washington DC
#BlackPowerDrumMedicine introduces us to traditional and contemporary drum rhythms, dance and songs from the African Diaspora. Come co-create practices to integrate principles of HARMONIC LIVING into our daily lives, activism and building community! This workshop is for WOMEN OF COLOR to have a safe space to unearth and heal from the wounds of racism with the DRUM and PRACTICE FREEDOM!

Afia Walking Tree is a professional multi-instrumental percussionist who has over 20 years of experience playing many genres of music, especially music based in African-Diasporic rhythms from all over the world. These genres include, yet are not limited to: West and East African, Afro-Caribbean, Afro-Cuban, Afro-Haitian, Afro-Brazilian, Hip Hop, Rap, Jazz, Ambient, Trance, Reggae, Rock and Roll, Blues, Gospel, Middle Eastern, background vocals, and dance. She truly enjoys creating new kinds of percussive sounds to boost and bring to life music of any kind.

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Hands on Drums
602 Rhode Island Ave. NE
Washington, DC 20002

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