From the Drum to the DJ and Beyond

Toronto is a place where traditions converge, evolve and transform. From the Drum to the DJ and Beyond is an exploration of drumming traditions that have found a home in Toronto. Participants will learn about the influence these beats have on turntablism and beat-making, now and into the future.

Part of Myseum Intersections: An annual festival that explores intersectional perspectives of Toronto through collaborative exhibitions, events, workshops, and tours.

Presented in partnership with Love Music Initiative, Aqua Music, and Ephraim’s Place Community Centre.

Date: March 24 2018
Time: 2 – 5pm
Place: Ephraim’s Place Community Centre

MyseumX Shuttle Bus will be available on March 24, please register here.


2 – 2:45pm
Indigenous Drum Circle facilitated by Aqua Music

3 – 3:30pm
Presentation of Drum to DJ hosted by Love Music Initiative with Aqua Music

3:30 – 4:30pm
Drum to DJ presentation with hands-on demos facilitated by Love Music Initiative

Open community jam

Community dinner