October 21st, 8:30pm. Alex joins in with the folk/rock phenomenon Squandered Bongos for a night of fun at the Mystery Brewing 230 S. Nash Street in Hillsborough.

October 23rd, 7:30pm - 9:00pm. Afro Caribbean Drum Class Monday evenings: Call Alex (919) 491- 5089 for more information

November 3rd, 7:00pm. Alternative Energy Forum: A Presentation and discussion with Bill Powers, author of NC Clean Path 2025 for NC WARN. Music by Alex & Different Drum featuring Alex’s ecological commentary song dedicated to NC WARN. The Friday Center, 100 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill. Free and open to the public.


Previous Shows


September 17th, 11am - 1pm. Jazz Brunch at Weaver Street Market in Carrboro.

August 11th, 6pm - 9:30pm. Different Drum trio at Level7 in Raleigh.

July 27th. Private performance at Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community in Raleigh.

July 15th, 7:30pm - 9pm. Different Drum trio at Oasis in Carr Mill in Carrboro.

July 12th. Private performance at Springmoor Life Care Retirement Community in Raleigh.

June 18th, 11am. Weaver Street Market in Carrboro, NC.

May 28th, 11am. Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough, NC.

May 18th, 6pm. Weaver Street Market in Carborro, NC.

May 5th, 6pm. Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with the Different Drum trio at Wine & Beer 101 at 135 W. Main St. in Youngsville.

March 23rd. Private performance for Holt Elementary School in Durham.

October 22nd, 1pm - 5pm. Different Drum Quartet at Weaver Street Market's Fall Wine Show in Hillsborough. A great variety of wines and music .

Octoboer 15th, 2:30pm - 3:30pm. Different Drum Trio will be marching in Hillsborough’s 6th Bi-Annual Handmade Parade. A creative community event sponsored by the Hillsborough Arts Council.

October 14th. Music and stories with Alex at Duke Regional Hospital.

October 13th. Different Drum Trio performers at Burton Elementary School's Hispanic Celebration.

October 6th, 6pm - 7pm. Lisa Doherty & Alex Weiss play Renaissance & Baroque duets in the 15th - 17th century art exhibit at Nasher Museum of Art.

September 23rd, 10:00am. Alex shares music & Stories at Duke Regional hospital

September 18th, 12pm-5pm. Univision is hosting a spectacular music and fun-filled family event UniRUMBA. Alex & the tumbadoras will be on stage sometime between noon and 3:00 pm. Location: 200 Avondale Drive, Durham, NC. FREE ADMISSION!

September 17th, 8pm - 10pm. Li-Lan & Alex collaborate for a special musical evening using the associations of Chinese medicine’s Five Elements. They will be joined by vocalist Shana Adams as they weave melody, rhythms, poetry and into the musical moment.

Li-Lan & Alex have been offering their workshop collaboration “Tones for Your Bones” from Connecticut to Mexico and across country in the high deserts of New Mexico and Arizona. This event will be a window of sharing into those ongoing presentations in the Triangle area. Oasis At Carr Mill in Carrboro - the place where all roads meet. Suggested donation: $5.00

September 16th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm. Alex Weiss brings de drums to the 3rd Friday busking scene on the streets of downtown Durham, performing with selected dance music of Africa & The Americas

September 14th. Durham Arts & Education Fair, booths and presentations throughout the day at the Carolina Theatre.

August 28th, 11am - 1pm. Different Drum re-emerges for Jazz Brunch at Weaver Street Market in Carrboro, featuring Jeff Brown on saxophone.

August 17th, 10am. Music & stories with Alex at Duke Regional Hospital.

August 19th, 6:30pm - 8:30pm. The Un-Incorporated inhabits the 3rd Friday busking scene on the streets of downtown Durham. Blues, folk, and life’s little stories…

August 12th, 6pm - 8. The Un-incorporated (Steve Fishman & Alex Weiss) set the cappuccino machines ablaze at Grounds Cafe, 320 Vintage point Ln., Wendell, NC.

August 13th. United Arts Council's Booking Fair - booths and performances throughout the day for artists in the Wake County Schools. It’s interesting to see the showcases for anyone interested in performance, the creative process and arts in education. Wakefield High School, 2200 Wakefield Pines Dr., Raleigh, 27614

August 14th, 11am -1pm. Different Drum emerges at the Weaver Street Market in Hillsborough.

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