Haitian Master Drummer Frisner Augustin :: Photo by Kaylyn Oshaben
Here are several excellrnt resources for those of you interested in the rich drumming cultures of the Caribbean. Enjoy!
DR CLAVE : A resource for questions and answers on the workings of the clave.
Heartbeats of Vodou : Haitian drums call from Port-au-Prince to Brooklyn.
Cuban Music 101 : This web site has a brief glossary and historical information.
Conga Place : All about congas.
Haitian dance: Movement rooted in ritual & tradition
Nyabinghi Chants: Extensive collection of chants here.