Posts Tagged‘music’

The African Djembe Drum and My Trip to West Africa

Djembe (or jembe) is the most versatile drum that I know. It is a goblet drum, rope-tuned and goat skin-covered. It is played bare hands by people called djembefola. The instrument is originated from Mali, where I decided to travel to learn how to play this unique musical instrument. It is not common for females to play djembe. Traditionally only men could play it, so even in modern times, it is very rare to see a woman with the djembe. I was lucky, as I went to Mali with my boyfriend, who was eager to learn as well, so when…

Your Musical Career and Business Management

Source A lot of people would love to get into the world of music, including those who don’t have any direct musical performance talent. For them, music business programs provide a fantastic way to still build a career that they love an enjoy. Music business programs are equally interesting for musicians, however, as it can teach them how to manage their own career, as well as giving them the transferable skills needed to take still work in the industry even if they don’t break through to the big stage. During these programs, you will learn the essential building blocks of creating…