Featured event: Abatsu African Drummers and Dancers

ABATSU AFRICAN DRUMMERS AND DANCERS HOMETOWN: Augusta STYLE: West African percussion and dance MISSION: To uplift African culture through sound and...

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Cymbal company celebrates 380 years

...you've been making cymbals for drummers for 380 years, there's only...said former John Coltrane drummer Elvin Jones, a guest at the...And as is wont to happen when drummers gather, there was plenty of...custom 22-inch ride. For drummers, cymbals may be the most important...

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WHAT: Westobou Festival kickoff event featuring performer Niki Haris and Augusta actor Gary Dennis, drummers, a strings section and more than 150 dancersWHEN: 6:30 p.m. FridayWHERE: 10th and Broad streets in conjunction with First...

Parade's success leads to talk of Broad move

At Saturday's annual NAACP Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Day parade, drummers from local high school bands provided syncopated beats, symbolically honoring the man known as the Drum Major for Peace. Robert...

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City holds rally to promote census

Dancing girls sparkling in silver and red shimmied to the resounding thumps of the drummers following their lead through the restaurant. Awestruck breakfast diners rocked and cheered, an anomaly for the usual before-7...

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...CELEBRATION: 2-3:30 p.m., Hammond's Ferry, North Augusta; crafts, interactive dance program presented by ABATSU African Drummers; free; (706) 828-3867 MONDAY AIKEN CITY COUNCIL MEETING: 7 p.m.; Aiken City Hall NACCAP SOUTHEAST CHRISTIAN COLLEGE...

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New style of worship brings new spirit to mainline church

...been replaced by upholstered chairs at St. Paul's Lutheran Church. The altar is now an expansive stage that accommodates drummers, guitarists and keyboard players. The most popular seats in the building are the two leather couches that make the church's...

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Hildegard Streett (CHITTENANGO, N.Y.)

...in 1924. She was the 1937 Massachusetts Girl Scout champion drummer and was the youngest girl in the U.S. to receive a diploma from the National Association of Rudimental Drummers. Hilde also enjoyed playing piano, sewing and knitting, reading...

Aiken group one of few bagpiper bands in S.C.

...funerals, celebrations and parades.It has eight pipers, three drummers and one pipe major. Many of the members are in law enforcement...and stuff."The band continues to seek new bagpipers and drummers with experience or just a willingness to learn.

A band of survivors

Since 1989, People Who Must has gone through three drummers, three bass players, changed management, switched record...Stevenson, guitarist John Kolbeck, bassist Tim Arbisi and drummer Russell Jarrett joined forces again with Mr. Tomei for...

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