Lucky ’13

Q&H summer 2012 NY state

Happy 2013!

From Quentin and Heather, a heartfealt thank you for supporting DrumFace!  Best of luck in the New Year and hope to see you soon.  Looking forward to 2013, we welcome increased success and continued enjoyment in what we do.

A new year, a new look: DrumFace website improvements.  Check out the new format at -and let us know what you think!

January 2013 is Chicago Aissawa Fundraiser month.  We’ve got a campaign at IndieGoGo, and a page devoted to it on the DrumFace website.  Help us spread the word, and show your support at a live event!

Morocco Rhythm Immersion 2013 is still looking for participants.  Contact DrumFace to make a reservation or sign up online.  Non-musician friends are welcome to inquire for open spaces; we will facilitate alternate activities (tourism, cooking, etc.) as much as possible.  Deposit deadline: January 15th.

January 2013 Calendar of Events

Middle-Eastern Drum Happy Hour

Wednesday January 2nd, 7-8pm  New name, same deal: first Wednesday of the month at DrumFace is Darbooka Hour!

ClayPlay Continues

Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22nd  Open-studio at DrumFace: make whatever your heart desires!

Sunday Funday Screen Printing Party & Chicago Aissawa Fundraiser

Sunday January 13th, 3-6pm  A fun afternoon of artmaking, for a good cause.  A suggested donation of $10 will grant you access to screens and ink at DrumFace Studio, with proceeds going to the Chicago Aissawa Scholarship Fund.

Middle-Eastern Drum & Dance Night

Wednesday January 16th, 7:30-10pm  An extended jam session at DrumFace promoting collaboration between dancers and drummers, especially those with an interest in North African & Middle Eastern styles.

Chicago Aissawa at Las Manos Gallery

Saturday January 19th, 7:30-9pm  Enjoy a night of North African music at Las Manos Gallery in Andersonville (1515 W. Foster) and help send Chicago Aissawa to Morocco!

Caravanserai Dance Party

Sunday January 20th, 7-11pm  Chicago Aissawa joins a great linup at this superfun City Winery event (1200 W. Randolph).  Check out the promo video!

Aissawa Kbir & Veggie Potluck

Thursday January 31st, 7:30-10pm  Bring a dish to share, and celebrate the start of a new year at DrumFace Studio!  As a special 3rd Anniversary treat, we’re holding an auction to benefit the Chicago Aissawa Scholarship Fund.

Q Drums, 2009-2012

By DrumFace