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Safety Measures at Symphony Space

We are thrilled to be welcoming you to Symphony Space!

Masks are required: everyone 2 years of age and older (except artists while performing) must wear a mask at all times while in the building.

Proof of full vaccination is required for certain events. Be sure to check the individual event pages for all shows you plan to attend.

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Music and Africa and the African Diaspora

  • Culture | Africa
  • Format | Workshop, School Assembly, Cultural Field Trip, After School Program, Community Event
  • Discipline | Music
  • Level | Grades 3 to 5, Grades 6 to 8, Grades 9 to 12

Students learn about and play a variety of African percussion instruments made from natural materials. They learn and perform songs in a variety of African languages, collaborating with teaching artists and fellow student to create call-and-response and polyrhythms.

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