Two hour workshop Experience in African drumming Chant & Dance experience for two.
Our two hour African Djembe drumming chant and dance group workshop is led by a traditional African Facilitator.
This energising team building / bonding experience starts with a short talk about African music culture and historiical context of djembe drumming singing and dance. Working all together as as a team learning on the djembe drum 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 togehter powerfully to create the ancient Authentic rhythm. Always using motivational chants sounds and song in fun and energising, group bonding way. It builds incrementally towards playing the whole rhythm together a traditional song is learnt and after a tea break Traditioanl African dance is expertly taught and particiapants can take turns to drum and dance as they wish thus 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.
DURATION: 2 hours.
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
Our African Drumming Chant & Dance 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 children must be accompanied with a paying participating adult. Each class is limited to 22 participants and drums are provided. occasional time changes occur. Extra Saturdays if demand
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Voucher holders must book and redeem their place on the experience within 12 months of the order date.