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Based in Middletown, CT, The Lost Tribe performs music rooted in West African tradition that incorporates different styles like reggae, funk, hip-hop, and jazz.  Their performances are high energy and interactive, encouraging audience members to move and dance and clap along! Instrumentation and members include:

Jocelyn Pleasant (bandleader): drums, percussion, balafon

Seny Camara: lead djembe

Jamemurrell Stanley: djembe, percussion

Grey Freeman: dundun, percussion

Andy Algire (special guest): balafon

Karim Rome: tenor sax

Rich McGhee: alto sax/flutes

Nathan Davis: trombone

Matt Belliveau: guitar

Joel Hewitt: bass