Our Drum and Percussion Study Trips
in la Habana and Matanzas, Cuba and
Salvador, Bahia, Brasil.

Images from Fall 2002

Havana Drum Festival

updated 26 Nov. 2002


Many pictures from our May 2002 trip to
Salvador Brasil
can be found

New! Movies!

Many pictures from our March 2002 trip to
can be found

cuba drums

Very Special Thanks to Sabian Cymbals


Please do check back frequently
check at chucksilverman.com as well, for drumming info, lessons,
world music quiz, forums, weekly chat,
ProTips, and much more.

At present, we are organizing our trips for 2003.
When you would like more information about
studying music in Cuba,
please email me.


Loyalty to petrified opinion never yet broke a chain or
freed a human soul.

Mark Twain


Many more pictures here! Thank you Sally!

And there are now more pics here as well. Thanks Deborah!



Our group with Lali.


Enrique Plá, great drummer from Irakere, Hoshi, me, Piloto, and Atsuki







Is she bad or what?!




Hoshi showing Piloto how it's done!




Great form Brad





Lest we forget.




OK, which one is our teacher?





What a fun rehearsal that was, with Chispa y sus Complices
Kevan gets a güiro lesson




Applause for you my friend



Here comes Atsuki, dancing guaguanco!

My good friend Chispa

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March 2002 Pics


July 2001 PICS
and HERE


March 2001 here

More pics from March 2001 here as well.

Pics from the Dec-Jan trip here

More pics from the Dec-Jan trip here

Many More Pictures, from previous trips, Here!

July 2001 pictures here

March 2001 pics here

March 2000 pics here

July 2000 pics here

December 2000 pics here