Rowan Storm is recognized internationally for her command of Middle Eastern percussion instruments and music, her Essential Frame Drum Method workshops and Carpet Concerts, and singing in several languages. Rowan has studied and performed with many world-renowned musicians, including the great Master of Classical Persian music, Mohammad Reza Lotfi. Originally from New York, Rowan has been living in Greece since 1993. Her performance venues include New York City's Lincoln Center, San Francisco's Asian Art Museum, Greece's Epidavros ancient amphitheater and Istanbul's Resit Rey Concert Hall. Researching the role of women and drumming in traditional spiritual practices, while in Iran in 2006 Rowan met with women dervishes to play daf in their rituals. Rowan's signature Frame Drum, the Rowan Storm Dayereh, is featured in the Artist Innovation Series by Cooperman Drum Company. http://www.rowanstorm.com.