McDaniel College student Gillian Scott, of Littlestown, will perform in the McDaniel College Student African Drum Ensemble today, April 29, according to a release from the college.

The virtual performances can be viewed through a livestream at 10:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., and 2 p.m.

The Student African Drum Ensemble is under the direction of McDaniel music department faculty member Pape Demba “Paco” Samb, a “Senegalese griot,” or West African historian, storyteller, singer, poet, dancer, and/or musician, according to the release.

Among the pieces that the group will perform are “Kuku,” “Lambaa,” “Macaru,” and “Mengani.”

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