2018 ~ INTO THE DEEP

Born to Drum is so happy to announce and open registration for BORN TO DRUM 2018: INTO THE DEEP.

Once again we have invited an incredible faculty to participate in camp this summer, headlined by the Mother of the modern Women’s Drum Movement: EDWINA LEE TYLER. Edwina is an amazing woman with an amazing drum herstory. She has drummed all over the United States, Europe and Africa. Many remember Edwina’s riveting and healing performances at the Michigan Music Festival. Edwina has also appeared with many groups in NYC  and also has appeared on Broadway.  She is a beautiful and powerful woman and we are DELIGHTED that she will be at camp this summer. We are also bringing ANNETTE AGUILAR from NYC this summer as well. Annette has been performing all over the country with her band String Beans and is an incredible percussionist!  

ALSO! This summer we are delighted to have several more NEW faculty members at Born To Drum: PETA ROBLES from Peru will be teaching 2 classes in the Peruvian Cajon; CHRISTELLE DURANDY an incredible singer and percussionist will be teaching; also SHAKTI BUTLER will be joining us in the Healing Tent! This summer we also have Q WILSON participating in camp, giving several workshops about *Gender Identity! It’s a whole new world out there folks and BTD is very happy to have Q at camp this summer! And we are so happy that Native drummer APRIL LEA GO FORTH will be joining us again this summer.

We are once again inviting all of you to come who do not drum, or don’t want to drum all day! The NON-DRUMMING CLASSES will include: Yoga, Embodied Movement, Poetry, Dance, Singing, and our offerings in our beautiful  HEALING JOURNEY TENT where there will be Hands on Healing Circles, The Mother Peace Tarot Cards, Spirit Sound, Grandmothers Council Circle, Building Alliances, Breema Meditation, Herbal Medicine, Altar making Medicine, Hands on Healing Circle and more.

This is in addition to *WOMEN MAESTRA drummers, dancers and musicians from ALL OVER THE WORLD:  The Congo, Ghana, Peru, Harlem, France, Jamaica, Native American, Puerto Rico, Cuba, Middle East, West Africa, Asia —  Wow!

JOIN US THIS SUMMER…  To Register, Please click on the purple logo on this page.  It’s EASY!  See you in July!

 

*The Board of Directors of Women Drummers International is proud to define the words  *Woman and Girls for us this year as: Women, Women Identified and Gender Non-Conforming.