ALL AMERICA CITY GROOVERSITY FESTIVAL 2015!
The festival this year will also celebrate Somerville's third All-America City Award
Focusing on youth engagement and youth leadership!
This is a World Drumming and Youth Fair event!
FREE and open to the community!
Online Streaming Worldwide!
East Somerville Community School
Saturday December 5th, 2015
1:00 - 5:00 PM
50 Cross St, Somerville, MA 02145
10 minute walk from Sullivan Station (orange line)
Please donate and help us inspire youth and drummers worldwide!
- Grooversity Facebook Page Shout Out= $5
- 2 Grooversity Lanyards= $10*
- Grooversity CD Live in Taiwan= $15*
- Grooversity CD and 2 Lanyard= $20*
- Grooversity Hat and 2 Lanyards= $25
- Grooversity CD Live in Taiwan and Hat= $30**
- Grooversity CD and DVD Live in Montreal= $40***
- 30 minutes skype lesson with Marcus= $50**
- 60 min skype lesson with Marcus= $100**
- 60 min skype lesson with Marcus and Caxirola Shaker= $150**
*Prizes will be shipped on December 14th except for DVDs.
**Skype classes will be booked during the month of December.
***DVDs will be shipped in February
About the Festival
- Bloco AfroBrazil
- Casey Scheuerell and Marcus Santos
- Daniel Sambula: 11 year old Drumset prodigy!
- She Boom
- World Percussion Ensembles from Somerville Public Schools
- Maria Finkelmeyer: Beat Bus Project
- Maria Wadman: Singing and shaking
- Teen Empowerment: Find your Voice
an innovative and creative drumming project envisioned by Brazilian percussionist Marcus Santos to promote music as an educational resource, entertainment and as a catalyst for social change. Grooversity is based on community outreach for positive outcome while targeting global diversity awareness. Twenty three cities in Canada, France and in the US currently are using the Grooversity Project concept.