Sky Kingsland has been drumming since 1990, his passion being West African drumming, which he has studied with many teachers in the U.S and in Mali. He has taught West African Percussion for music therapists at Maryville University, and currently teaches at St. Louis Community College at Forest Park, as well as privately. He is a dance accompanist for Washington University Performing Arts, Center of Contemporary Arts (COCA), Atrek Dance Company, and Rainbow Repertory Theatre. Sky has conducted several team building workshops for the Lindbergh and Parkway School District administrations and several leading corporations. He has performed with Afriky Lolo for 5 years and is currently with the group, Aw n’ga Taa. Sky is the founding member and facilitator of the University City Loop Drum Circle.
Sky Kingsland’s Programs
West African Drum Orchestra and Culture