Two hour African drumming experience for Six
Our beginners two hour African Djembe drumming 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. 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 togehter 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 builds 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.
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, Children over 7 allowed with accompanying participating adult. Each class is limited to 25 participants and drums are provided. occasional time changes occur Refreshments are available to purchase during the tea break.
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.