Winter 2018/2019

Thurs. 3/14  7:30 pm – 9:30 pm Linette Tobin’s Pangaea, at New Deal Cafe, 113 Centerway, Greenbelt, MD

Tues. 3/19  9 pm – 11 pm Linette Tobin’s Pangaea, at Songbyrd, 2477 18th St., NW, Washington, DC

Sun. 4/14  7:30 pm – 10 pm Project Hera, Women Who Rock the 80s,  at Pearl Street Warehouse, 33 Pearl St, SW, Washington, DC

Sat. 4/27  12 noon – 1 pm  Linette Tobin’s Pangaea, at All About Maryland Festival, Gunpowder State Park, Middle River, MD

Tues. 7/30  12:00 noon – 1 pm Linette Tobin’s Pangaea, at Tuesday Concert Series, Church of the Epiphany, 1317 G St., NW, Washington, DC

Selected Recent Past Shows

M2M at Jammin Java, Vienna, VA

Bethesda Arts Row, Bethesda, MD

Busboys & Poets, Washington, DC

Annmarie Sculpture Garden, Dowell, MD

Sam Fan Tomas & The Lions Band (Cameroonian), MD

Sol Roots, JoJos Bar & Restaurant, Washington, DC

Bele Bele Rhythm Collective: at International Monetary Fund, University of MD, American University, Waterfront  (Washington, DC)

“I Love My Heirs”, Virginia Black History Month Gala, Hilton, Alexandria

Sin Frontera on Kennedy Center Millennium Stage
Afro-Cuban ensemble “Sin Frontera” on Kennedy Center Millennium Stage


Note: All below items are in Washington, DC metro area unless other location specified.

Selected Current and/or Former Groups

Pangaea (World Music)
The Lions Band (Cameroonian fusion)
Cheick Hamala Diabate & Griot Street Band (West African fusion)
Afro-Cuban Ensemble “Sin Fronteras” (popular & folkloric Cuban music)
Sol Roots (reggae, funk)
BeleBele (West African rhythms – all-female percussion group)
Michelin Ewang (West African fusion)
Akoma Drummers (West African traditional)
Gala Hispanic Theater & the InSeries (Latin music)
Coral Cantigas (Spanish music choir)
Patrick Albans & Sus Noches Latinas (popular Latin music)
Havana Select (Afro-Cuban folkloric)
Latin American Folk Institute (Latino & Afro-Latino music)

Tobin drumming, Roanoke, 2015
Cheick Hamala Diabate at the Jefferson Performing Arts Center, Roanoke, VA 2015.

Selected Venues & Theaters

Kennedy Center Millennium Stage
Atlas Theater
The Filmore
Gala Hispanic Theater
Jefferson Performing Arts (Roanoke, VA)
The Strathmore
Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center
Dance Place
Smithsonian Institute
…and museums/embassies in the Greater DC metro area and NorthEast/Atlantic Coast

Festivals & Selected Events

Smithonian Folklife Fest
Richmond Folk Fest (Richmond, VA)
Smithsonian Summer Series
Latin Flavor’s Metro Mambo Series
Women Drummers’ Global Initiative, New York
Art Soiree’s Fete de la Musique
DC Jazz Fest
Exit Zero Jazz Festival (Cape May, NJ)
Baltimore International Rhythm & Drumming Society (Baltimore)
Fringe Festival
AFRAM Festival (Delaware)
Cherry Blossom Festival
DC Africa Festival
…and various galas and awards ceremonies

Tobin at ArtSoiree 2016 with Micheline Ewang,
ArtSoiree 2016 with Micheline Ewang.