MUSEUMS

Geechee Kunda (Riceboro, GA): musical instrument-making workshops 
African-Bahamian Museum (Key West, FL): musical instrument-making workshops
Historical Museum of Southern Florida (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Norton Museum of Art (West Palm Beach, FL): lecture-demonstration, instrument-making workshops
Old Dillard Museum (Ft. Lauderdale, FL): lecture-demonstrations, instrument-making workshops
Museum of Fine Arts (St. Petersburg, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Mel Fisher Maritime Museum (Key West, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Jekyll Island Museum (Jekyll Island, GA): lecture-demonstration of African-derived instruments in U.S. 




COLLEGES/UNIVERSITIES

Florida Memorial University (Opa-locka, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
University of Miami (Coral Gables, FL): lecture on African linguistic retentions in U.S. English
Miami-Dade College (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments






PRIVATE/PUBLIC SCHOOLS

Kendall Lakes Elementary School (Kendall, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Horace Mann Middle School (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
United Learning Academy (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Vineland Elementary School (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments
Liberty City Charter School (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of  African instruments



LIBRARIES

Miami-Dade Public Library System (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstrations of African instruments
Broward County Library System (Ft. Lauderdale, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments


GOVERNMENTAL AGENCIES

U.S. Customs Service (Miami, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments


COMMUNITY/SENIOR CENTERS

Elligan Community Center (Miami, FL): instrument-making workshop
Y-Gap/LES, Inc. (Hollywood, FL): instrument-making workshops
Prosperity Oaks Retirement Village (Palm Beach Gardens, FL): lecture-demonstration/African instruments
Boys and Girls Club (Belle Glade, FL): instrument-making workshop
The Barnyard (Coconut Grove, FL): instrument-making workshops
Artz-N-The-Hood, Inc. (Miami, FL): instrument-making workshops
Mae Volen Senior Center (Boca Raton, FL): lecture-demonstration of African instruments


ARTS CENTERS

African Heritage Cultural Arts Center (Miami, FL): instrument-making workshops
Iroko Dance & Performance Center (Miami Beach, FL): instrument-making workshop
Performance Arts Network (Miami Beach, FL): instrument-making workshop
Lighthouse Gallery & School of Arts (Tequesta, FL): instrument-making workshop
9 Muses Arts Center (Plantation, FL): instrument-making workshop
Children of the Caribbean Arts Center (Lauderhill, FL): instrument-making workshops


SPECIAL EVENTS

Harambee Festival (Tallahassee, FL)
Harbor Fest (Brunswick, GA)
Fiesta Tropicale Mardi Gras (Hollywood, FL)
The Florida Fair (Miami Gardens, FL)
Sound Advice Blues Festival (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
Cornucopia of the Arts (Miami, FL)
Sistrunk Historical Festival (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
Pan African Bookfest and Cultural Council (Miami, FL)
Arts Fest '98 (Stuart, FL)
Boynton Beach G.A.L.A. (Boynton Beach, FL)
First Night Miami Beach (Miami Beach, FL)
Florida Folk Festival (White Springs, FL)
Festival of Nations (Davie, FL)
Kaleidoscope 2000 (West Palm Beach, FL)
Will McLean Music Festival (Sertoma Ranch - Dade City, FL)
Africando Festival (Miami, FL)
Native Village -- Seminole Indian Reservation (Hollywood, FL)
Borders Books & Music (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
Miami Storytellers Guild (Coral Gables, FL)
The Suzuki Association of South Florida (Coral Gables, FL)
African-American Artists Cultural and Heritage Showcase -- Tabernacle
          Missionary Baptist Church (West Palm Beach, FL 
African Folklore Village (Goulds, FL)
Baha'i Convention -- Nova Southeastern University (North Miami Beach)
Cherokee Gourd Artists Gathering -- Qualla Boundary (Cherokee, NC) 


                                                      
                                                          EXHIBITIONS

"Florida Folklife: Traditional Arts in Contemporary Communities" (five-city statewide touring  
          exhibition curated by the Historical Museum of Southern Florida (Miami, FL)
Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce (Miami, FL)
Exhibition in conjunction with "Doing Business in Africa" symposium
Broward County Library System (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)  Exhibition of African musical instruments
          during Kwanza celebration period
Borders Books & Music (Ft. Lauderdale, FL)
          Three-month exhibition of African musical instruments



                                                 MEDIA APPEARANCES

WDNA-FM (Miami, FL)
          Discussion of African-derived musical instruments on Arturo Gomez' "Fusion Latina" program
WLRN-FM (Miami, FL)
          Discussion of African musical instruments on Ed Bell's "Lunchtime Miami" program
          Discussion of African-derived musical instruments of the U.S. on Cable-Tap children's program
          "Humpty Dumpty Sat On A Globe"
Miami-Dade ETV (Miami, FL)
          Discussion and demonstration (with mbira player Jomo) of African-derived musical instruments                 of the U.S. on Traci Cloyd's "Downtown Dade" program
HOT 105-FM (Hollywood, FL)
          Discussion and demonstration (with mbira player Jomo) of African and African-derived musical 
          instruments on segment hosted by Traci Cloyd 
WPBT-2 (Miami, FL)
          included in Arts Loft segment 

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PAST PRESENTATIONS 
Kennesaw State University (Kennesaw, GA): Lecture (with Jim Bacote, owner/curator of Geechee
          Kunda Living Museum & Cultural Center, Riceboro, GA) on Africanisms in the Gullah/Geechee
          speech system, in African-American Vernacular English, and in U.S. English