Third to seventh grade students at the Global Scholars Academy in Durham, NC watch and listen Monday, June 23, 2014 as professional musician Teli Shabu, right, of Durham uses his West African Sangban double-headed drum to keep a beat they are to duplicate on their 5 gallon buckets during the opening day of jazz camp in the school gym. The Global Scholars Academy at 300 Dowd St. in Durham has launched a five day jazz camp for its students interested in learning about the fundamentals of jazz music by interacting with professional musicians, culminating in a student concert on Saturday, June 28, 2014.
Third to seventh grade students at the Global Scholars Academy in Durham, NC watch and listen Monday, June 23, 2014 as professional musician Teli Shabu, right, of Durham uses his West African Sangban double-headed drum to keep a beat they are to duplicate on their 5 gallon buckets during the opening day of jazz camp in the school gym. The Global Scholars Academy at 300 Dowd St. in Durham has launched a five day jazz camp for its students interested in learning about the fundamentals of jazz music by interacting with professional musicians, culminating in a student concert on Saturday, June 28, 2014. hlynch@newsobserver.com
Third to seventh grade students at the Global Scholars Academy in Durham, NC watch and listen Monday, June 23, 2014 as professional musician Teli Shabu, right, of Durham uses his West African Sangban double-headed drum to keep a beat they are to duplicate on their 5 gallon buckets during the opening day of jazz camp in the school gym. The Global Scholars Academy at 300 Dowd St. in Durham has launched a five day jazz camp for its students interested in learning about the fundamentals of jazz music by interacting with professional musicians, culminating in a student concert on Saturday, June 28, 2014. hlynch@newsobserver.com

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June 26, 2014 12:00 AM

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