Faisal Zedan

Darabuka, Frame Drum



Faisal Zedan was born in Lebanon and raised in Syria. He teaches and performs Arabic, Middle Eastern and North African styles of drumming with emphasis on Arabic classical drumming. He has been involved in teaching Arabic music both locally and internationally. The drums he plays include Derbakki, Riqq and frame drums. He's a member of different music groups in the San Francisco bay area, ranging from Arabic, Turkish, Greek, Armenian, Balkan, North African and Central Asian styles.