mid.east.drum NYC

MidEastDrum NYC and its subgroup, Frame Drum NYC, are weekly groups led by April Centrone in New York City. They are broken into three separate classes on Monday nights: Darbuka, Frame drum and Riqq. Students perform with April Centrone at special events and workshops around the city.

frame drum NYC

Frame Drum NYC is an inclusive, women-powered group which meets weekly, led by April Centrone. The frame drum is one of the oldest instruments (~100,000 years old), and is used by cultures around the world. History points to the use of frame drum primarily by women for healings and other ceremonies.