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Student African Drum Ensemble

The McDaniel College Department of Music will present a performance by its Student African Drum Ensemble on Thursday, April 29 at 7:00 p.m.  The performance will take place in (Big) Baker Memorial Chapel.

The Student African Drum Ensemble is under the direction of McDaniel music department faculty Pape Demba "Paco" Samb, a “Senegalese Griot,” or West African historian, storyteller, singer, poet, dancer, and/or musician.  Samb grew up in Senegal, learning to play the drums, and came to the U.S. in 2013.  Samb originally came to the U.S. to perform with his band and once he arrived here, he decided to stay.

The concert is free and open to the public.  For more information, call 410-857-2599.