MUSIC - Critical essay
Path of the Panamanian Drums.
Drums have "always seemed magical to me. Three years ago at the Jazz Festival in Panama, I felt that magic as I watched an eight-year-old girl move her hands over the drums so skillfully that what emerged was a deep and moving rhythmic conversation. The beauty of that moment could not have been captured by photographers or even videographers. The magic materializes in the energies present in a particular space: the energy of the earth below, the energy of th...