is my passion. I have the wonderful job of traveling the world
teaching people how to play doumbek. It brings me great joy to
have someone who has never played a musical instrument before be
able to play several rhythms after just one class. My specialty is
teaching drummers and dancers how to work together. I love my job."
Carmine has taught drum classes in California,
Connecticut, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Massachusetts,
New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island, Ohio, Oregon,
Pennsylvania, Virginia, and Washington. He has also taught
and performed in Greece, Hungary, Mexico
his sheet music and recordings are being used for Carnegie Hall's
Citi Global Encounters program which introduces high school
students to music styles from around the world.