Beverly Botsford “Dancing Drums”
Lansdowne Elementary School
“Zing, Bang, Boom – Punctuating Poetry With Percussion” a workshop for teachers
“Closing the Literacy Gap” with the Southeast Center for Arts integration
Beverly teaching at the Center For Arts Integration
Excerpt from a live Nnenna Freelon performance at the Panama Jazz Festival 2007.
Beverly has toured extensively with Nnenna Freelon for many years.
Musicians: Nnenna Freelon-vocals, Wayne Batchelor-bass, Brandon McCune-piano,
Kinal Boto-drums, Beverly Botsford-percussion.
Beverly with Urban Bush Women. Excerpts from a performance of “Uncensored” at Dance Theater Workshop in New York City, January 2010. Beverly was a guest artist for this special project celebrating UBW’s 25th Anniversary. Artistic director/choreographer, Jawole Willa Jo Zollar.
Roots & Rhythm Residency – Smith Elementary in Wake County, North Carolina. This was a 5-day residency with a
drumming/cultural arts focus including classroom work and assembly program for the whole school.
Beverly Botsford at Duke University Gardens. This was a YouTube teaser in November 2009 for a family show with storyteller, Louise Kessel.
“Beverly’s Comparsa” Tambor Vivo Afro-Cuban Percussion Ensemble. Performance at the Carrboro Century Center, 2009. Musicians: Beverly Botsford (musical director), Justin Hill, Robert Cantrell, and Patrick Loebs &, Will Ridnour, Andy Kleindiest-trombone, Alfredo Morua-vocals.