Hoboken's Eli Edelman (front right) leads a rehearsal of Tambo Toke, Lawrence University's Afro-Cuban percussion ensemble. Under Edelman's direction the ensemble recently was cited by DownBeat Magazine in its 2015 Student Music Awards competition.
Lawrence University student percussion arrangement recognized with DownBeat award
2015 May 26Eli Edelman, a senior history and percussion double degree candidate, directs and writes for Tambo Toke. The Afro-Cuban percussion group was cited recently for outstanding performance in the college undergraduate Latin Jazz Ensemble category of DownBeat magazine's annual Student Music Awards.