Tamboreras seeks to shine the light on the modern phenomenon of women
drummers who are engaged in traditional music’s of the African diaspora.
Presenting a series of pieces that reflect the complex relationship between women and percussion.
Some may think of this story as a reclamation, women reclaiming their percussive history, reasserting a time when women were drummers. Other may envision that women drummers are a new phenomenon and so this is a telling of creation story "Herstory"
In the past women have been discouraged to drum, in the 21st century they are on the rise.
Help us to complete Herstory .