An ensemble specializing in traditional percussion of West Africa and the African Diaspora: Guinea, Ghana, Brazil, and Cuba. Diaspora Drumming offers performances, hands-on workshops with authentic instruments, and lecture-demonstrations of these beautiful, intricate rhythms. Fill in the contact box or call for more details.

An acoustic group bringing authentic Mexican and Central American tunes to Western New York. Original arrangements by Tiffany Nicely, performed on marimba and drum set. This unique combination of sweet tunes, toe-tapping grooves, and inspired Improvisation is perfect for featured performances or as background entertainment.

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BUFFALO, NY.

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Tiffany’s original arrangements of over fifty traditional marimba tunes for marimba ensemble are available for purchase.  With a wide range of difficulty levels, keys, and grooves, they are performed by all levels of players, from middle school, high school, college, and professionals.  Download the free samples of three different difficulty levels, and email or call for more information.

Original Arrangements and Compositions

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  • El Jarabe de la Botella3:37

Diaspora Drumming  

La Marimba    

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Level 1: Nicte

Level 2:
Vamos a Tabasco 

Level 3:
Soy Buen Tuxtleco 

Private Lessons


With twenty years of experience teaching beginners through college and beyond, Tiffany offers private lessons in a wide variety of percussion; including marimba, snare drum, timpani, djembe, and balafon. Email or call 716 515 5997 to schedule a lesson.