Paul Cotton is a principal musician with the Muntu Dance Theatre of Chicago. For over a decade, Paul has studied West African, Afro Cuban, and Afro Caribbean drums and percussion. He attended the American Conservatory of Music, where he studied classical percussion, music theory and jazz. He has worked in all genres of music from Blues, Pop Rock, Jazz, Afro Caribbean and Gospel. Paul has toured extensively throughout the United States, Europe and West Africa.

Recorded with; Hannibal Peterson & the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Otis Clay, Tyrone Davis, The Pilgrim Jubilee Gospel Singers, Maggie Brown and Don Moye’s Sun Percussion Summit. Toured with; Keith Eric & Waterhouse, Picate Latin Jazz Band, Nyah Binghi Drum Choir, Bata Eca and Eye Plus One.

A committed artist and educator Paul believes that from your heart you can transform the art of music to your hands.

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Carlos Keith Paul Verne Norman Rasaki