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|Primal Connection and Primal Connection Foundation has moved it's headquarters to Sebring, Florida establishing a percussion ensemble to serve central Florida.
The Primal Connection is an ethnically diverse acoustic world rhythm percussion ensemble that originated in Chicago. It is also a not-for-profit organization dedicated to using the drum in the healing arts, as well as, a way of enhancing cross-disciplinary education. The organization is also dedicated to improving cultural relations by using the universal language of percussion to illustrate our oneness of origin and unity of spirit.
The Primal Connection, a popular group in the Chicago area, has opened for the Chicago Grant Park Symphony Orchestra, was hired by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, performed at the Art Institute and had its own radio show.
The Foundations Educultural Outreach Program is designed to encourage cross-ethnic understanding and mutual respect by teaching percussion arts, cultural aspects of world rhythms, teamwork and the joy of making music to young people
The Foundation also organizes community drum circles and works with health care professionals to produce drumming programs that utilizes the therapeutic and healing properties of the drum.
For more information contact Fred Leavitt at (863) 402-8238, e-mail: email@example.com