MARCH 2018
KEEPER OF THE BEAT celebrates Women’s History Month with National PBS Television Broadcasts across the country!


Dear Friends, Supporters & Newcomers to Keeper of the Beat,
We are pleased and excited to announce that Keeper of the Beat will be aired on PBS stations throughout the country this month, March 2018, during Women’s History Month.
As some of you may remember, the KQED broadcast of Keeper of the Beat throughout the greater Bay Area reached over 25,000 viewers – a nice number, indeed. We now have the potential to reach hundreds of thousands or even millions of viewers through the national PBS broadcast.
for the schedule. 


S.F. Bay Area Airdates…

Tell Your Los Angeles Friends…Airdates on KOCE…
March 7   (Wednesday)   3:00 PM
March 8   (Thursday)   7:00 AM & 1:00 PM     


New Educational Distributor…  

We recently signed on with Films Media Group, a solid, well known educational film distributor. This is a platform that will enable the film to be shown in schools, universities and libraries throughout the country. We are very excited about this new affiliation.

 To see Keeper of the Beat featured on the Films Media Group home page…
Click Here

 To see a hot-off-the-press review from the Video Librarian…
Click Here

Pre-Orders of Final Keeper of the Beat DVD
Start April 1 for April 15 Delivery…  
We’re so excited to have the 62-minute DVD plus

Drum Duet and Interview with Barbara & Narada Michael Walden,
Alive! Compilation, and more! 

Visit our newly updated website

Please Share PBS Airdates with Friends…


Keeper of the Beat is a feature-length biographical documentary-in-progress about the life and music of Barbara Borden, an extraordinary 66-year-old drummer, composer, teacher and peacemaker. It is produced and directed by Emmy Award-winning filmmaker, David L. Brown and follows Barbara’s journey from a pot-banging child of poor immigrant parents to a master percussionist and Ambassador of Peace.

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