Ashley Gets a Lesson on the Djembe Drum, Then Learns to Dance to Its Rhythms - NBC Chicago

    Ashley Gets a Lesson on the Djembe Drum, Then Learns to Dance to Its Rhythms

    Giwayen Mata is the award-winning, soul-stirring, all-sistah, dance, percussion, and vocal ensemble celebrating the richness of traditional African art forms. Ashley learns to play the djembe drum, an instrument traditionally only played by men, before joining a class to learn traditional African dance. (Published Sunday, Mar 12, 2017) Giwayen Mata is the award-winning, soul-stirring, all-sistah, dance, percussion, and vocal... See More