The doumbek is a very popular instrument in world music and other genres including avant garde, jazz, and popular music. The name doumbek originates from the Arabic word "darba" which means "to strike." In this class you will practice a variety of drumming techniques such as rolls, snaps, slaps, pops, and more to complete quick, intricate rhythms. You'll learn all about the significance of this style of music and the cultures that it originated from. Appreciate a different culture, improve your drumming skills, and have a ton of fun moving to the infectious beats!
Doumbek - Middle Eastern Drumming
WorldBeat Cultural Center,
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- Learn the art of Middle Eastern Drumming using a Doumbek drum from a skilled instructor
- Practice different drumming techniques including rolls, snaps, slaps, pops, and more
- Appreciate a unique culture and learn all about the significance of this music
- Improve your drumming skills, no matter what level you're at