2013 Award Winner: BEST Musical Instruments (Finalist)

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DrumConnection

Nominated for: BEST Musical Instruments

DrumConnection 177 Massachusetts Ave Arlington MA (781) 316-8068

New England’s Premier Hand Drumming School serving the rhythmic community for over 22 years. DrumConnection offers excellence in West African djembe and dunun instruction from private lessons, nightly classes to exciting workshops and performances.
 
DrumConnection links students with a very specific part of our human heritage- the djembe drum music of Guinea. Guinea is just a small nation on the west coast of Africa yet it looms large on the world stage. DrumConnection offers a unique experience into the rhythms of the continent.
 
Our close ties to Guinea, West Africa and in association with THE masters of our time: Famoudou Konaté,  Mamady Keita and ‘Wadaba’, a well as the new masters: Sayon, Billy and Nansady, we bring you a rich heritage from the Homeland, the birthplace of the drums. Join us!

New Customer Deal $25 for $50 worth of Drum Classes, Lessons or Workshops at DrumConnection
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Awards

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Joel G. on July 27, 2012

B far the best selection or World Music instruments -- great quality for the serious buyer -- plus bargains for the beginner.

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Cindy N. on July 26, 2013

They have an amazing selection of drums. I love mine.

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Lillian H. on June 11, 2013

Great selection of percussion instruments. Excellent classes, lessons. Fun drumming events. The staff, the owner and his wife are all really knowledgeable and nice.

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Ted G. on July 26, 2013

Great selection, all authentic and fun classes for all levels!

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Joey G. on July 26, 2013

Alan really knows how to listen to a customer and match them up with the best of all possible drums.

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Tom B. on July 26, 2013

Alan and Fanta from the Drum Connection are fantastic. Wonderful teachers on West African drums such as the Djembe and Dunans. Wonderful selection of drums, African clothing and masks, and other instruments. Fantastic teachers assist Alan and Fanta. Life changing experience. Great students too! Thank you Alan and Fanta and my terrific teachers. Tom B.

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Jo D. on July 26, 2013

nothing compares 2 u

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Lynne E. on June 21, 2013

Best and only place for drums around the world.

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Chris K. on June 11, 2013

its like fried chicken, the skin is the best part!!!

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Barbara ann T. on June 11, 2013

You will receive personalized attention to the instrument for you and that which blends with the sounds that appeal to one's own ear.

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