Adult and Children Drumb Contests
The contestants sitting in their staging area
The drummers cast lots for seeing who will play first.
Many onlookers observe the contests.
A man plays the drum while being evaluated by the jury.
The winners are given recognition after the contest.
A view of the contestants in the children's competition
The jury member are selected from the top ranks of our traditional drum players.
A young girl performs during the contest.
These are pictures from two drum contests: one for children and one for adults. They take place every year at Guarare, during the Mejorana Festival.