Participants' Comments & Testimonials

Here you’ll find links to some general feedback and comments from participants about our courses, workshops and tutors.

You can also read testimonials from participants describing in detail the full impact OVM and Ravin’s tuition has had on their personal & professional lives.

Click here to read reviews from recent events.


On Afrocuban Percussion Studies/Roots of Cuba course
from Adrian Waters
from Bethan Emmett
from Assaf Soudry
from Kirby
from Tarik Anegay
from Hannah Bee
from Tarnya Pearce

On Foundation Course in Cuban & Brazilian Percussion
from Gary Marsh

On tuition by Ravin Jayasuriya
from Andrew Urmston
from Sandra Dyer


Quotes from workshops & projects
from community percussion workshops
from Samba Group Leaders
from Camp Iroko
from Brasil de todos os ritmos
from Edun Ara – bloco de carnaval
from Afrocuban Percussion Studies
from Afrobrazilian Percussion Studies
from Bata y Rumba

On OVM education & training
from Jon Halls
from Steve Clare
from Sandra Dyer
from Niall Gregory