Gerald Cash Primary Students Showcase Musical Talents; Learn about Cuban Drumming

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Students of Gerald Cash Primary School showcased musical talents and learned about Cuban drumming when renowned percussionist Eduardo Cordova visited their school as part of a cultural exchange delegation, on October 17, 2018.  The students performed Rake-n-Scrape and Junkanoo rhythms and had a “jam session” with Mr. Cordova at the end.  Among those present for the event were Senior Cultural Affairs Officer in the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture Sonovia Pierre, Music Education Officer for Primary Schools Antoinette P. Thompson, Resident Ambassador of the Republic of Cuba to the Commonwealth of The Bahamas Her Excellency Ismara Mercedes Vargas Walter, Cuban visual artist Jose Luis Cicilio, and other cultural and Cuban stakeholders.

 

More images from Gerald Cash Primary School below:

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