This powerful history of percussion starts in Africa, the land of rhythm, where instruments resonate and music resounds. This animated concert takes listeners on a magical journey through percussion history, with stops along the way in the Middle East, Europe and the Americas. From African and Brazilian music to the hip hop of today, these instruments transcend all culture and time. Discover exotic and colourful percussion instruments like the kalungu, djembe, derbouka, tambourine, cymbals and apito in this rhythmic concert experience!
Artists: Thierry Arsenault, percussion & Bruno Roy, percussion
Concept: Bruno Roy & Janic Gingras, conception
Lighting: Simon Gauthier, Lumin-ART Productions
Jeunesses Musicales Ontario
Sun, April 10
Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West