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David Two Hawk on riqq

David Two Hawk started studying Middle Eastern percussion soon after the new millenium began, first on darbuka and then adding riqq and frame drum. He joined Helm soon after, enabling a much fuller and diversified texture to the percussion.

David is also an accomplished artist, drawing on his background as a Native American. Examples of his artwork can be found on his web site . He has also done portrait studies of several members of FatChanceBellyDance®. While no definitive research has surfaced, David has never denied, as some scholars insist, that the Apache nation is actually a "lost tribe" of the Ottoman Empire.