Khabir Shareef

Khabir drummingIndianapolis, Indiana

Discipline(s):  Storytelling and Percussion Music

Bio:  Khabir has been a National Storyteller and First-Person Historical Interpreter for more than twenty years and has practiced African Drumming and Percussion for more than ten years.  Khabir performs and teaches year-round throughout the Midwest.  His venues include schools, libraries, museums, festivals, and other institutions and events.

Philosophy:  Everyone has and loves a good story.  Stories help define and confirm who we are.  Percussion music gives everyone an opportunity to express themselves.   Everyone, at whatever level they wish to participate, can share the pleasure expressed in storytelling or percussion music.