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FREE PERCUSSION WORKSHOPS FEATURING KAREN SMITH

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Music Department, Free Library of Philadelphia

Parkway Central Library, First Floor

Free Library of Philadelphia, 1901 Vine Street

Philadelphia, PA 19103

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This exciting new series of percussion and drum workshops opens with Sistahs Laying Down Hands launching an inaugural performance, and then continues Saturdays over the next three months.

Programs start at 2:00 PM, and musicians at any skill level are welcome!

Karen Smith is lead percussionist and artistic director for Weez the Peeples Collective & Sistahs Laying Down Hands, an all-woman percussive poetry, storytelling, dance and drumming troupe. Her play Legacy 2: Where are the Tubman's? Premiered in Rowan University in March, and Library patrons might also know her for her work on the popular Mysterious Travelers concert series.

Workshops are March 2nd (w/ Sistahs Laying Down Hands), March 16th, April 13th, and May 18th


Music Department, Free Library of Philadelphia
Parkway Central Library, First Floor
Free Library of Philadelphia
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA
19107

Accessability: A wheelchair ramp is located at the Library’s Wood Street entrance, and a public elevator is located next to the building’s northeast courtyard.

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