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Kodiak Island drummers head to state fair

...been part of the Kodiak Island Drummers for less than six months...playing with the Kodiak Island Drummers for only a month."I'm...Jacob Hartt, a four-year drummer for the group. "I've only...played with the Kodiak Island Drummers at the state fair several times...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2012-08-30/kodiak-island-drummers-head-state-fair
State
Photos: Peratrovich celebration at Harborview

Drummers Elizabeth Rogers, right, and Helen John lead the Glacier Valley Tlingit Dancers as they help celebrate Elizabeth Peratrovich...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-02-11/photos-peratrovich-celebration-harborvi
Local
Folk Fest profile: Jane Roodenburg

...stay too late ... there'd be Cajun in the kitchen, Irish in the basement, singers up the stairs and obnoxious hand-drummers driving everyone out into the snow. It was really fertile ground."Eventually Roodenburg became a integral part of the music...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-04-10/cajun-kitchen-jane-roodenburg
Local | Art
Korean Drummers: on the beaten path

...Dallas with a bang, and the four Korean drummers are likely to show the same energy in...director. Kim, 49, is the son of virtuoso drummer Kim Mun Hak. At the age of 7, Kim won...the opportunity to study with master drummers. He later studied music theory and learned...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012501/Ent_Drummers.html
Entertainment
Photo: Young drummers at the convention

Delwyn Akpik, right, sits next to David Elavgak, as they keep the beat with the adult drummers for the Barrow Dancers on Friday during the Alaska Federation of Natives Convention in Anchorage. The annual three-day convention...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102603/sta_drummers.shtml
News
Glacier Valley students rehearse for Celebration

Glacier Valley Elementary School's Tlingit drummers and dancers danced to the beat of their own drums when they performed for their classmates and parents as rehearsal for their upcoming...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2012-05-25/glacier-valley-students-rehearse-celebr
Local
SHI to co-sponsor drum and dance gathering and native artist market

Sealaska Heritage Institute will co-sponsor a pre-Celebration gathering for drummers and dancers, with a Native artist market to be held simultaneously. This free event is scheduled from 1-5:30 p.m., Saturday...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2012-04-26/shi-co-sponsor-drum-and-dance-gathering-a
Art
SHI to co-sponsor drum and dance gathering and native artist market

Sealaska Heritage Institute (SHI) will co-sponsor a pre-Celebration gathering for drummers and dancers, with a Native artist market to be held simultaneously. This free event is scheduled from 1-5:30 p.m., Saturday...

http://juneauempire.com/neighbors/2012-04-22/shi-co-sponsor-drum-and-dance-gathe
Neighbors
In the stacks: new fiction

...fiction in all genres arrives weekly here at the Juneau Public Libraries. Look for the Christmas-themed mystery, "Twelve Drummers Drumming," by C.C. Benison, the quirky Canadian bestseller "I am a Japanese Writer," by Dany Laferriere, and Lev...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2011-12-22/stacks-new-fiction
Art
Thanks for the annual JDHS Talent Show

...School. Hip-hop, solo, duet, barbershop, acoustic, rock, south pacific islanders, anime, fantasy and garbage can drummers. Those were some of the acts represented by JDHS students at their annual Talent Show - a smorgasbord of youthful, exuberant...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/041909/nei_430833877.shtml

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