Hatian Band – Drums of Haiti (Traditional Haitian roots music)
Drums of Haiti creates an atmosphere of energetic drumming, dancing and acoustic ceremonial singing. Laced between the driving rhythms and traditional chants are instruments such as the mbira, didgeridoo, conch and cha-chas. Percussion virtuoso Gaston “Bonga” Jean-Baptiste leads this versatile drum and dance ensemble featuring skilled percussionists and musicians (including his son James “Tiga” Jean-Baptiste), and Sheila Anoizer who graces the stage with traditional Haitian and African dance grooves. Don’t miss this evening’s extraordinary historical, cultural, and spiritual journey!