Words from the Drum

Teaching Artist: Kunama Mtendaji

Kunama drums, sings, dances and tells stories with a vibrant energy, bringing together students of all ages.  The tales, rich in African-American folklore, come to life through audience participation in music and dance from the United States, Africa, Brazil and the Caribbean.  The program can be customized to highlight a season or a character education theme, such as respect, cooperation, or perseverance.  Also available for after school and virtual performances.

Audience: Grades K-12
Format: Performance
Teaching Artist: Kunama Mtendaji

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