Ghanaian instrumentalist, George Agyekum popularly recognised as ‘Drum George Vicfirth’, has shared an intriguing record of how he managed to increase his new music discovering techniques.
As a drummer, he recalled that some a long time again when presented tunes to operate on for musical gigs, he resorted to the use of previous cassettes to get the tracks, punches, and rudiments appropriate.
For the duration of these kinds of moments, he claimed android telephones and MP3 players weren’t popular and as this kind of he had to endure with cassette gamers.
Drum George Vicfirth was the drummer behind the drum kits at the 3Music Awards night time.
Music enthusiasts who viewed the are living functionality of the occasion were being astonished and surprised by the sort of competencies displayed by the Kumasi-dependent drummer.
“The use of the cassette players assisted me to obtain a sharp hearing techniques when provided songs to get the job done for any musical method”, he recounted in an special interview with publicist and filmmaker Skbeatz Information.
Presently, George is one particular of the number of recommended drummers extensively known in Ghana and the diaspora for each are living performances and studio recordings.
He is the formal drummer for Worldwide African gospel minister Dr Sonnie Badu and Ohemaa Mercy.
He has also done with the legendary Kojo Antwi, Becca, Diana Hamilton, Efya, Joe Mettle, Edem, Akesse Brempong Keche, Wendy Shay, Efe GraceYaw Sarpong and Asomafo, and a host of other Ghanaian artistes.
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