August 25, 2020 I Event
Drum Summit Celebrates Women’s Equality Day 2020
Nearly three dozen of the world’s top female drummers and percussionists will be featured in a day-long, global celebration of drumming, gender equality and the ratification of the 19th Amendment on Women’s Equality Day, Wednesday, August 26, 2020. Presented by Drum Summit, an international organization dedicated to celebrating and cultivating female drummers, the 24-hour event will stream on the Drum Summit Instagram page.
Titled “Drum Summit - It’s Our Time!” to acknowledge the current era of social revolution as well as women’s exceptional rhythmic and drumming skills, the stream will include performances, workshops and interviews by leading artists from Africa, Europe, Asia and North and South America. Confirmed artists include: Alyssa Decaro; Ava Nahas; Carolyn Brandy; Carrie Staller; Charu Hariharan; Cindy Goldberg; Cristina Morales; Dani Markham; Hamta Baghi; Jen Lowe; Janelle Burdell; Jessica Helen; Joannie Labelle; Kelsey Lee; Kristen Arant; Lilliana del los Reyes; Madelin Espinosa; Magdelys Savigne; Marla Leigh; Michelle Abu; Maneswita; Mona Tavakoli; Monette Marino; Nasrine Rahmani; Nikki Campbell; Pauline Roberts; Roni Bat-Or Parnass; Rowan Storm; Sarah Reich; Swarupa Ananth; T. Ayo Alston; and Valerie Naranjo.
The complete schedule and artist line-up for the day is posted at here.
Drum Summit is a subsidiary of Hit Like A Girl and is sponsored by Cooperman, LP, Pearl, Remo, Timbra, Tom Tom, Vic Firth, Women Drummers International, Women Of Rhythm and Zildjian.