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Photo: Juan Esguerra


About Ruben Esguerra:

As an arts educator, Ruben Esguerra has worked at York University teaching and lecturing since the age of 22. Ruben currently facilitates workshops through the Ontario Arts Council's Artist in Education Program bringing drumming and storytelling as a healthy form of self expression to inner city school as well as schools in rural areas across Ontario. He is currently the program coordinator and instructor for the Palisades Media Arts Academy based in the Jane and Finch neighbourhood of Toronto. Ruben is a PhD (ABD) candidate in musicology/ethnomusicology specializing in traditional and urban music.

Drumming Across the Americas: Afro-Colombian Workshop




Saturday, July 6, 2013
Zone 2
235 Queens Quay West, Toronto Ontario

In this workshop, Colombian-born multi-instrumentalist, lyricist and arts educator Ruben Esguerra leads visitors in the basics of Afro-Colombian drum rhythms.

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