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World Drumming Ensemble to perform

Event Details

Start Date:  December 2, 2013
Start Time: 7 pm
Location: JFK Auditorium
Phone: 814-472-3004

 On Monday December 2, at 7 pm, the Saint Francis University World Drumming Ensemble will perform live in concert at the University’s JFK Auditorium. The concert will feature special guest Sogbety Diomande, from Ivory Coast, West Africa, who will perform stilt dancing and masked dancing. The ensemble is a performance group comprised of students, faculty, staff, and members of the local community whose musical repertory is comprised of high-energy traditional drumming songs from all over the globe. It is directed by multi-platinum recording artist and Saint Francis instructor Jim Donovan. Most notably, the World Drumming Ensemble prides itself on providing interactive, multi-cultural benefit concerts that support music programming in K-12 schools throughout the region.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information about the concert please call 814-472-3004.

Saint Francis University aims to be as accessible as possible. Please contact our Accessibility Services Coordinator, April Fry, with specific inquiries at 814-472-3176 or complete our online request form at http://francis.edu/accessibility-accommodation-request/.