Two hour African drumming experience.
Our beginners two hour African Djembe drumming group workshop is led by a traditional African Master drummer.
This energising group/family/work team building /bonding experience starts with a short talk about African music culture and historiical context of djembe drumming. Working all together as a team learning basic technique of Bass Tone and Slap on the djembe and a really fun warm up exercise to get both hands quickly whizzing around the goatskin drum in time and sounding like one drum!. The main rhythm is introduced in a call and response style with everyone copying the drum masters hands and coming together powerfully to create the ancient Authentic rhythm. Always using sounds and song to phenetically learn the stages of the rhythm, in fun and energising, group bonding way. It build incrementally towards playing the whole rhythm together making an amazing African musical Exerience that has been co created by all participants.
LOCATION: The Vatican Music Studios, E1 4ET. The nearest tube stations are Bethnal Green and Stepney Green. & sunshine arts cafe 209A Coldharbour Ln, Brixton SW9 8RU
DURATION: 2 hours.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Our African Drumming Workshop is held on Tuesday evenings at 6.45pm, and on the first Saturday of the month at 1.30pm. It is based in a 'Not For Profit' community setting, and is strictly for adults aged over 18. occasional time changes occur.Each class is limited to 22 participants and drums are provided.
VOUCHER DELIVERY. An e-voucher will be delivered to your registered e-mail address once your order has been accepted by the seller (normally 24-48 hours after purchase). If you choose an optional voucher pack, this will be sent by post to your chosen delivery address; see the top of this page for estimated delivery dates. Your pack will contain a printed gift envelope, wallet and printed voucher and will be delivered free of charge.
HOW TO BOOK
Contact information for booking a place on this experience will be provided on your voucher.
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Voucher holders must book and redeem their place on the experience within 12 months of the order date.