By the close of the 1990s, Hamid Drake was widely regarded as one of the best percussionists in improvised music. Incorporating Afro-Cuban, Indian, and African percussion instruments and influence, in addition to using the standard trap set, Drake has collaborated extensively with top free jazz improvisers Peter Brotzmann, Fred Anderson, and Ken Vandermark, among others.
- Festival Performance Date Thursday, August 29, 2013
- Festival Performance Time 5:00 – 6:00pm
- Festival Performance Location / Address Roosevelt University - Ganz Hall, 430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60605
- Artist Website wikipedia.org/wiki/Hamid_Drake
- Instrument Drums