ZUM-ZUM is a dynamic music project based on Afro-Caribbean rhythms created and led by percussionist Richie Dickson.

Using some of  the finest jazz musicians in Devon with knowledge of the exotic rhythms of the Caribbean, ZUM-ZUM blends infectious dance rhythms with jazz chord progressions creating a thrilling sound for dancers and audiences.

Born in Trinidad WI , Richie has been playing percussion since seven years old.  He studied with Luis Palacios in Santiago de Cuba, Richie has also studied in The Dominican Republic and Senegal to further his knowledge.  Richie has played performed with African and Cuban artists including Julian Bahula (Jahbula), Mervyn Africa , Mamadi Camera (Ancestral Rites), Edmund Claude Deppa and Jorge Peguero (Cuban Troubador from Santiago de Cuba).

Book ZUM-ZUM for an unforgettable vibrant experience of latin jazz, salsa and samba!

Santiago de Cuba