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Friday, August 4 • 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Liberation Drum Circles

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Liberation Drum Circles engages youth in social justice activism through community drumming and singing circles aimed to empower them in to bring change into their own communities. Through the process of being together, in rhythm, we will defend our human rights in the struggle for collective liberation. Liberation Drum Circles is equal parts community music school, peace and justice circle, fertile ground, and cultural group. 

Our Five Tangibles: PLAYS 
Percussion: We believe in drumming in community as a way to build bridges amongst people, and heal the world.
Liberation: We are committed to defending the human rights of the oppressed in the struggle for collective liberation.
Activism: We recognize that we are the change makers the world needs and that activism is our duty.
Youth: We recognize youth as an integral part of humanity. We celebrate, center and cherish youth.
Singing: We are committed to singing for ourselves, for those who cannot sing, and for those who have been silenced. 

Speakers
avatar for Martin Urbach

Martin Urbach

Music Teacher, Harvest Collegiate High School
"Percussionist Martin (pronounced mar-TEEN) Urbach is a Latino Immigrant, education activist and advocate for young children. His work in the classroom is based on creating safe spaces for young students to fall in love with music and to promote social justice through music makin... Read More →


Friday August 4, 2017 4:00pm - 5:00pm
Room 779 - Ed Bldg 7th Floor 35 W 4th St., New York, NY 10012

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