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Mystic Musicality

July 17, 2020

Carbone, Bill (Vice President of Education, Rock and Roll Forever Foundation)

Books; Reading; Drums; Rock and Roll; Ethnomusicology; Spirituality

A single book forever changed the way young Bill Carbone thought not only about drumming, but the world. Grateful Dead percussionist Mickey Hart’s Drumming at the Edge of Magic illuminated the connections between spirituality and music. It also introduced Carbone to the world of ethnomusicology, or the study of music and cultures.


Music / Books / Reading / Drums / Rock and Roll / Ethnomusicology / Spirituality /

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