September 18, 2013

Meet the unfathomably talented musicians and artists of OneBeat 2013

OneBeat is one of several projects under the umbrella of Found Sound Nation, an artist collective that seeks to leverage music to strengthen communities. This year's crop includes an array of talented musicians from around the world, who make divergent styles of music, and Florida is the first to hear the creative sounds they composed during their two-week residency in New Smyrna Beach. Read more in this week's story, OneBeat returns to shake up the definition of world music.

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Meet the unfathomably talented musicians and artists of OneBeat 2013
Patricia Lois Nuss
Jiha Park, South Korean composer
Patricia Lois Nuss
Jiha Park, South Korean composer
Ahmed Rock, Egyptian rapper
Patricia Lois Nuss
Ahmed Rock, Egyptian rapper
Christopher Marianetti, OneBeat co-founder
Patricia Lois Nuss
Christopher Marianetti, OneBeat co-founder
Greg Chudzik, New York City bass guitar player
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Greg Chudzik, New York City bass guitar player
Bill Sellanga, Kenya songwriter
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Bill Sellanga, Kenya songwriter
From Mark Stewart's instrument-making workshop
Patricia Lois Nuss
From Mark Stewart's instrument-making workshop
Malabika Brahma, India songwriter
Patricia Lois Nuss
Malabika Brahma, India songwriter
Lucie Pachova, Czech Republic multimedia composer
Patricia Lois Nuss
Lucie Pachova, Czech Republic multimedia composer
Masta Mic, Russian beatboxer
Patricia Lois Nuss
Masta Mic, Russian beatboxer