Bobby Bovenzi

Master Rhythmic Artist

Bobby Bovenzi

Master Rhythmic Artist

Biography

Bobby Bovenzi is a Master Rhythmic Artist who resides in the beautiful Okanagan Valley of BC, Canada. He has been a student of ethnic percussion and dance since 1994. He began studying the drum with Khalid Abdul N’Faly Saleem at the SUNY Brockport in upstate New York. “Khalid introduced me to the power of rhythm and it’s ability to unite communities. His philosophies and thoughtful teaching changed my life, and allowed me to explore an artful way to promote understanding, acceptance and appreciation for the arts and their impact on creating a society in harmony.”

Bobby Bovenzi has a B.S. in African and African American Studies, a M.Ed, and a Certificate of Merit Interpersonal Communications. He has 25 years of teaching experience from Head Start through Higher Education, 15 years experience as Master Rhythm Circle Facilitator, and is Owner of Nankama World Beat Events, Performances, and Residencies.

All session by Bobby Bovenzi

Drumming Circle – Whole Family

01 Sep 2017
9:30 - 10:00