Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong
Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong
Profile

Percussionist Kumi Masunaga was kidnapped as a child, found freedom on Lamma Island and believes in the benefits of drumming

  • The founder of Hong Kong’s Drum Jam tells Kate Whitehead about growing up in a controlling home and realising her creative potential in New York
  • For 18 years she ran a monthly drumming group outside the Hong Kong Cultural Centre as part of the regular Tom Lee Music Carnival

Topic |   Profile
Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong
Kumi Masunaga, the founder of Hong Hong’s Drum Jam, in Central. Photo: SCMP / Jonathan Wong
READ FULL ARTICLE