Inspired African Hand Drumming 2018

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Northland, New Zealand

© Waitangi Treaty Grounds

This is an Adult class read on - Text Dave - 021 611198 for details. Session $5 - Drum hire $2 each session.

We all have rhythm within us, in fact, life is all about rhythm. Explore your rhythm within, while drumming and dancing to inspired rhythms from African.

Bring any percussion instrument - Djembe, Dundun, Conga, Bongo, Cajon, even old kit drum pieces, maybe a upturned dustbin or bucket and some drumsticks will help. Some hire djembe, Cajon will be available - or call Dave he can repair drums too, if you have drums of any kind, Dave can assess whether repairs can be achieved - get in touch.

There will be some time for learning the dance that goes with each rhythm taught for the session. All workshops and classes conclude with a performance for the community, raising funds for worthy causes.

We are looking to borrow any Djembe or other instruments if you have a drum to sell contact Dave.

Music is from inspired African rhythms, bell patterns, singing, dundun patterns. Dave plays; Djembe, Dundun, Bell and shakers, Mbira, N'goni.

Trained to teach African drumming by Simon Fraser of African Drumming Australia. Dave has played for a Music video, Afrifest, Toka fest, and various functions and Workshops.

Email:
Drumming Class - [email protected] Drama Classes - [email protected]

Call for more information - Dave on 021 611198.

Coming soon a 'Full Moon Drum Circle' around the fire and BBQ at Dave's place text Dave for the address.

Dates & Times

  • Wed, February 21, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, February 28, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, March 07, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, March 14, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, March 21, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, March 28, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, April 04, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)
  • Wed, April 11, 2018 (5:15pm to 6:15pm)

More information

LocationThe Order of St John, 1 Gibbons Rd, Kaiwaka
Cost $5.00 Door Sales
RestrictionsR15

Venue details

Address1 Gibbons Rd
Phone09 431 2650
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