Ernesto Miguel Abreu, a native Spanish speaker, has over fifteen years of experience as a dedicated music teacher and educator with a particular focus on developing an appreciation of music making, music theory as well as vocal and instrumental instruction. In his free time, Ernesto Miguel Abreu founded and is the head teaching artist of Song & Beat Inc., a not-for-profit organization passionate about educating young people in the unique beauty, creativity, and genius of Pan-African Drum Culture music. Ernesto Miguel Abreu has been performing domestically and internationally with world renowned musical artists at diverse venues and festivals for 37 years.