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Billy Wooten

P.O.Box 88195

Indianapolis, IN 46208

317-293-6893

Xylobi@iquest.net

 

Passport to America

Multi-Cultural Workshops for Schools and the Community explores the role music

plays in the lives of various cultures and how they created instruments and music. A performance of various musical styles through the sounds of Vibes/ Piano/ Steel Drum, Flute, Sax, Bass and Percussion is incorporated with the workshop. Active audience participation is encouraged throughout the workshop and performance. Students learn how to create musical instruments via recycling materials found at home and create basic musical compositions utilizing Math, Nature Sounds, Vocalese.

Students that play realtime instruments are encouraged to bring their instruments to the workshop and follow-up concert.

The Multi-Cultural Concert Performance

features

The Vida Bole Afro-Cuban

World Music Ensemble

Instrumentation:Vibes/ Piano/ Steel Drum, Flute/Sax, Bass,3 Latin Percussionists, Trombone, Baritone Sax, Trumpet and Vocals