Foundations of Arabic and North African Percussion

What to expect
  • Learn the basics of Arabic and North African percussion
  • Practice techniques for playing the doumbek, riqq and tar
  • Discover the differences between playing for dancers and playing with music
  • Explore the musical culture of another region and develop new skills
Discover a new style of drumming though this unique class that explores Arabic and North African percussion!

Guided by a professional instructor in an intimate environment, you'll begin with some basic drum rhythms. Then you'll move on to more advanced variations, playing such percussion instruments as the doumbek, riqq and tar.

You'll learn the difference between playing for dancers and playing with musical accompaniment, develop techniques used by experienced drummers and learn exercises to improve flexibility, speed, and dexterity, and much more!

By the end of class, you will have developed both new musical skills as well as a deeper appreciation for the artistic expression of Arabic and North African culture.
Key Highlights
Price $25.00 per guest
Duration / Session 1 hour
# Sessions 1
No refunds available; All sales are final.

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