After School Music Hour with Mister Boom Boom

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Arts & Culture, Special Event
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Program Description


Kids ages 6 to 12 are invited to join music educator Mister Boom Boom for a fun, interactive, educational, and musical experience! In an African Drum Circle we’ll learn about a variety of West African hand drums including the djembe, talking drum, and more. We end the program with a dance and drum circle! All musical instruments will be provided.

Mister Boom Boom (Frank Coates) is a music educator, entertainer, multi-instrumentalist, YouTuber, and owner of Music Play Patrol. He is a passionate advocate for music enrichment in early education. Using his background as a composer and pianist, Mister Boom Boom creates a unique experience for his students and viewers introducing them to instruments from around the world. When he isn’t performing for audiences around the country, he teaches in the Philadelphia region through his music enrichment company, Music Play Patrol. To learn more visit


Participants in this event may be photographed by Library staff. These photos may be used in promotional or educational publications, including in print, social media, and presentations. Please see staff if you do not consent to having your photo taken. Staff will obtain individual, signed photo releases of photographs that contain only an individual as opposed to a group.