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John Marshall now proudly endorses Hamid Alwan Arabic Percussion. Contact John to learn more about this gifted manufacturer of hand made Middle Eastern percussion instruments.
Jul 20 2011 - 6:00pm African Drumming class and Ice Cream!! Litchfield Community Center Litchfield, CT
Jul 25 2011 - 7:00pm Six Session Seminar Series in Traditional African Drumming Technique. Meets every Monday starting July 25th.
Aug 21 2011 - 2:30pm The Bridgewater Fair! John Marshall and the SHD drum ensemble on the Main Stage.
Sep 21 2011 - Time TBA John Marshall in concert with David Darling and Paul Butler
New Recording with Dave Stovall out in January 2011: at Amazon.
Drum Atlas: Africa book/CD: Released internationally in November and now available everywhere. Find it at Amazon.
New Videos on John's Facebook page. "Friend" John, and see his videos for Tabla, Bodhran, Riq, Tombak, Tar and Djembe on the Videos section of his facebook.
Winter Solstice Long Dance: Promisec, Bridgewater Ct. December 18, 5:30 PM
p. 860- 567-4427
Yoga for Everybody, Fairfield, Ct. December 19, 8:30 PM Click for ticket info.
The Wykeham Consort (English, French, Spanish Renaissance and Early Music on January 4, Gunn Memorial Library, Washington, Ct.
p. 860- 868-7586
John Marshall Hand Drumming Workshop Series, Monday evenings 7:00-8:00, January 10, through February 28, in Litchfield, Ct. at The Litchfield Community Center.
Beating the Winter Doldrums:
January 29, 11:00 AM-3:00 PM Community Drumming with John Marshall at Wisdom House. Litchfield, Ct. contact: Wisdom House for registration.
The Inter District Music Project with John Marshall at The Waterbury Arts Magnet School, Waterbury Ct. Extended Residency Wednesday- Friday January 5, through February 3, with performances February 4. Classes will fill up fast so contact as soon as possible!
p. 860-868-0740 for registration.
Naren Budhakar North Indian Tabla residency at John Marshall's:
The RIC, Rhythmic Integration Center. Join John as he hosts Naren Budhakar, renowned tabla player extraordinaire from Pune, India - Starting in March, John will launch his newest venture, The RIC. or Rhythmic Integration Center at his studio in Litchfield, Ct. There, he will host internationally acclaimed percussion artists for an ongoing series of private and semi private instruction. Contact John for details at 860-567-4427.
Don't miss this opportunity to study traditional tabla with a master teacher and performer. Sign up now, space is limited!
Front Line Theatre:
New Milford, Ct. winter/spring hand drumming classes forming now.
p. 860 567-4427 for details.
Salisbury Drummers still going strong and always open for your participation. 7:00-8:00 Tuesday Nights. St John's Church, Salisbury CT New CDs for 2010! : New recordings available soon from this website : John's new solo CD, as well as collaborations with guitarist composer Dave Stovall, winds player Paul Butler and composer Robert Weinstein.
New Alfred Books by John Marshall: 2010 will see the release of two new publications by John: Drum Atlas: Africa, and Drum Atlas : The Middle East. Look for them world wide later in the year.
FEB 19/20, 2010
John has composed a new extended piece for dance and composition to be performed by the Pilobolus Dance Company and the IDP Drum Ensemble. Ticket information and details available here.
JAN 1, 2010
John is honored to be the recipient of a prestigious Jubilation Foundation Fellowship for 2010. He is one of five chosen nation wide. Click here for details.
JAN 1, 2010
John now proudly endorses Precision drums. He is currently working with their engineers in the developing a line of Signature Series Frame Drums. For more information about this fantastic company, click here for details.
ONGOING ASAP/SALISBURY WORLD PERCUSSION CLASSES:
Click here to email for details.
MARCH 21 '09
LONG DANCE /PERCUSSION WITH RUSS COOPER OF NORWALK SYMPHONY AT PROMISEK RETREAT CENTER.
MARCH 28 '09
KRIPALU YOGA CENTER, LENOX MASS. WITH SNATAM KAUR, GURU GANESHA SINGH, AND MANISH VAYAS.
APRIL 24 '09
NO BOUNDARIES PBS DOCUMENTARY AIRS NATIONALLY- JOHN MARSHALL PIANO/PERCUSSION.
APRIL 25 '09
WORKSHOP WITH JOHN GRAHAM'S LAKE BADDOCK GUITAR ENSEMBLES, NEW YORK, NEW YORK.
MAY 01 '09
KIRTAN, BURLINGTON VT- EMAIL FOR DETAILS.
MAY 09 '09
JOHN MARSHALL WITH WATERBURY SYMPHONY AND FORTUNE PROJECT/ PHILLIP STERLING, PALACE THEATRE, WATERBURY CT.
MAY 16 '09
RECORDING DATES WITH DAVE STOVALL.