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Monday June 24-Wednesday June 26, 10am-4:30pm: 3-Day intermediate level Intensive with GLEN VELEZ at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $290. Monday June 24-Wednesday June 26, 10am-4:30pm: 3-day intermediate/advanced level intensive with Master Frame Drummer Glen Velez, periodically accompanied by vocalist Loire Cotler. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. (Includes the opportunity to audition for a chance to perform a composition with Glen Velez and Loire Cotler.) Lunch break 1:00-2:30pm
from $261.00
Full price
$290.00 +$11.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$261.00 +$10.73 Fee
Monday June 24, 10am-4:30pm: Full day intro-level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with NAGHMEH FARAHMAND at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $90. Monday June 24. 10am-4:30pm: Full day intro-level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with Naghmeh Farahmand. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Lunch break1:00-2:30pm
from $81.00
Full price
$90.00 +$4.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$81.00 +$4.43 Fee
Tuesday June 25, 10am-4:30pm: Full day intensive on Handpan with ADAM MAALOUF at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $90. Tuesday June 25. 10am-4:30pm: Full day all-level intensive on Handpan with Adam Maalouf. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Lunch break 1:00-2:30pm
from $81.00
Full price
$90.00 +$4.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$81.00 +$4.43 Fee
Wednesday June 26, 10am-4:30pm: Full day intro-level intensive on West African Drumming with ADAMA DEMBELE at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $90. Wednesday June 26. 10am-4:30pm: Full day intro-level intensive on West African Drumming with Adama Dembele. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Lunch break 1:00-2:30pm
from $81.00
Full price
$90.00 +$4.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$81.00 +$4.43 Fee
Thursday June 27, 10am-4:30pm: Full day intermediate level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with NAGHMEH FARAHMAND at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $90. Thursday June 27. 10am-4:30pm: Full day intermediate/advanced level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with Naghmeh Farahmand. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Lunch break 1:00-2:30pm
from $81.00
Full price
$90.00 +$4.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$81.00 +$4.43 Fee
Thursday June 27, 10am-1:00pm: Half day intermediate level intensive on West African Drumming with ADAMA DEMBELE at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $50. Thursday June 27, 10am-1:00pm: Half day intermediate level intensive on West African Drumming with Adama Dembele. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
from $45.00
Full price
$50.00 +$3.34 Fee
10 percent discount
$45.00 +$3.17 Fee
Thursday June 27, 2:30-5:30pm: Half day intro-level intensive on Zimbabwe style Marimba with SUE FORD & Village Marimba at Rainbow Community School, 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806.
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $50. Thursday June 27, 10am-1:00pm: Half day intro-level intensive on Zimbabwean style Marimba with Sue Ford & Village Marimba. at Rainbow Community School, 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806. Throughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. Instruments and mallets will be provided.
from $45.00
Full price
$50.00 +$3.34 Fee
10 percent discount
$45.00 +$3.17 Fee
Friday June 28, 10am-1:00pm: Half day intermediate level intensive on Zimbabwe style Marimba with SUE FORD & Village Marimba at Rainbow Community School, 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806.
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $50. Friday June 28, 10am-1:00pm: Half day intermediate level intensive on Zimbabwean style Marimba with Sue Ford & Village Marimba at Rainbow Community School, 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806. Throughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. Instruments and mallets will be provided. Open to intermediate percussionists with no prior marimba experience.
from $45.00
Full price
$50.00 +$3.34 Fee
10 percent discount
$45.00 +$3.17 Fee
Friday June 28, 10am-2:00pm: Half day Brazilian Percussion Ensemble Workshop with ZABUMBA Asheville Samba at Odyssey Community School. 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $50. Friday June 28, 10am-2:00pm: Brazilian Percussion Ensemble Workshop with Zabumba Asheville Samba facilitated by Diana Loomer and Agustin Frederic. Different types of Samba percussion instruments will be demonstrated and taught. Throughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. At Odyssey Community School. 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
from $45.00
Full price
$50.00 +$3.34 Fee
10 percent discount
$45.00 +$3.17 Fee
Friday June 28, 4-5:30pm: Free Gamelan Workshop with YOWANA SARI at Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.
Free Gamelan Workshop with NYC group Yowana Sari hosted by Michael Lipsey director of Aaron Copland School of Music at CUNY. Instruments provided. Friday, June 28, 4-5:30pm at the Black Mountain Museum & Arts Center: 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.
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Free  
Friday June 28, 8:00pm: GAMELAN CONCERT at Black Mountain College Museum and Arts Center, 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $15. A special evening of contemporary and traditional music featuring NYC Gamelan group, Yowana Sari. Hosted by Michael Lipsey, Director of Aaron Copland School of Music at CUNY. Friday, June 28, 8:00pm at the Black Mountain Museum & Arts Center: 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.
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$15.00 +$2.12 Fee
10 percent discount
$13.50 +$2.06 Fee
Saturday June 29, 1-4:15pm: Free COMMUNITY WORKSHOPS at Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
A Free Workshop Ticket includes entry into all workshops/demos on Saturday, June 29, from 1-5:00pm. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
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Free  
Saturday June 29, 8:00pm: MASTERS CONCERT at Diana Wortham Theatre, 12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $37 and allows entry into Saturday, June 29, 8:00 pm concert at Diana Wortham Theatre: 12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801. World Class Artists performing collaborative compositions created during the week-long Artist Residency. Concert ticket required for intensive participants.
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$37.00 +$2.89 Fee
10 percent discount
$33.30 +$2.76 Fee
Saturday June 29, 8:00pm: YOUTH (under 15) MASTERS CONCERT at Diana Wortham Theatre, 12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $20. This ticket is for Youth under 15 and allows entry for one into Saturday, June 29, 8:00 pm concert at Diana Wortham Theatre:12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801. World Class Artists performing collaborative compositions created during the week-long Artist Residency.
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$20.00 +$2.29 Fee
10 percent discount
$18.00 +$2.22 Fee
Sunday June 30, 12:00pm: SOUND MEDITATION at Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $20. Ticket includes entry into Sound Meditation on Sunday, June 30, 12:00 noon, at Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
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Full price
$20.00 +$2.29 Fee
10 percent discount
$18.00 +$2.22 Fee
Monday July 1, 10:00am-4:30: Full day intensive on Hybrid Drum Kit with RIVER GUERGUERIAN at Odyssey Community School. 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.
10% discount until June 1. Regular Ticket price is $90. Monday July 1, 10am 4:30pm: Full day intensive on creating a Hybrid Drum Kit with River Guerguerian. Lunch break 1:00-2:30pm. At Odyssey Community School, 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Full day intensive on creating a Hybrid Drum Kit with River Guerguerian. Will include instruction on how to play both hand and stick drums, cymbals, shakers, and foot pedals. From simple to complex.
from $81.00
Full price
$90.00 +$4.74 Fee
10 percent discount
$81.00 +$4.43 Fee

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Asheville Percussion Festival 2019 will be held Monday June 24-Monday July 1, in beautiful Asheville, NC.

Engage in a world of rhythm. Come enjoy a creative environment where percussionists, dancers, and music lovers of all traditions, gather to explore, create and innovate. The festival will be hosted by Asheville's ambassador of rhythm, River Guerguerian.

This year's theme, Rhythms of Diversity, brings to Asheville percussionists from around the globe. Our Residency Artists will collaborate and create original compositions during the week, which they will perform in a Masters Concert on Saturday evening. Some of the artists will also offer workshops throughout a week-long intensive program and facilitate a sound meditation together on Sunday.

This year's festival will be held at multiple locations, all within a mile from each other. 
Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St., Asheville, NC, 28801 - Intensive Workshops, Free Saturday Community Workshops, & Sunday Sound Meditation.
 Rainbow Community School: 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806 - 
Marimba Workshops on Thursday/Friday.
Black Mountain Museum & Arts Center: 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801 - 
Gamelan Workshop and Concert on Friday. 
Diana Wortham Theatre12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801 - Saturday night Masters Concert. 
Hyatt Place199 Haywood St, Asheville NC, 28801 - Wednesday Meet and Greet 

Please see Ticket Description and Schedule for exact location, date, and time of each Event. Thank you.

SCHEDULE 
 Separate tickets are required for each event, including free events. This year's festival is à la carte.
Create your own expereince. Concert ticket required for intensive participants.
 ALL TICKETS (including iintensive workshop tickets) ARE DISCOUNTED 10% UNTIL JUNE 1.
See our Residency Artists for full list of Teachers and Performers.

Monday June 24-Wednesday June 26 
10am-4:30pm - Room A
3-day intermediate/advanced level intensive with Master Frame Drummer Glen Velez, periodically accompanied by vocalist Loire Cotler. (Includes the opportunity to audition for a chance to perform a composition with Glen Velez and Loire Cotler.)
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 
Lunch break from 1-2:30pm.

Monday June 24
10am-4:30pm - Room B
Full day intro-level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with Naghmeh Farahmand.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 
Lunch break from 1-2:30pm.

Tuesday June 25
10am-4:30pm - Room B
Full day all-level intensive on Handpan with Adam Maalouf.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 
Lunch break from 1-2:30pm.

Wednesday June 26
10am-4:30pm - Room B
Full day intro-level intensive on West African Drumming with Adama Dembele.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 
Lunch break from 1-2:30pm.

Thursday June 27
10am-4:30pm - Room A
Full day intermediate/advanced level intensive on Middle Eastern Drumming featuring Doumbek/Tonbak/Frame Drum with Naghmeh Farahmand.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 
Lunch break from 1-2:30pm.

Thursday June 27
10am-1:00pm - Room B
Half day intermediate level intensive on West African drumming with Adama Dembele.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 

2:30-5:30pm
Half day intro-level intensive on Zimbabwean style Marimba with Sue Ford & Village Marimba.
Throughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. Instruments and mallets will be provided. 
*At Rainbow Community School: 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806.

Friday June 28
10am-2:00pm - Room A
Brazilian Percussion Ensemble Workshop with Zabumba Asheville Samba facilitated by Diana Loomer and Agustin Frederic. Different types of Samba percussion instruments will be demonstrated and taught. Throughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. Instruments will be provided.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.

10am-1:00pm
Half day intermediate level intensive on Zimbabwean style Marimba with Sue Ford & Village MarimbaThroughout the workshop, participants will learn different parts to a composition and be able to play them together as an ensemble. Instruments and mallets will be provided. 
*At Rainbow Community School: 574 Haywood Rd. Asheville, NC 28806.
Open to intermediate percussionists with no prior marimba experience.

4-5:30pm
Free Gamelan Workshop with Gamelan group Yowana Sari hosted by Michael Lipsey director of Aaron Copland School of Music at CUNY. Instruments provided.
*At Black Mountain Museum & Arts Center: 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.
Please register for this free ticket.

8:00pm
A special evening of contemporary and traditional music featuring NYC Gamelan group, Yowana SariAt Black Mountain Museum & Arts Center: 120 College St, Asheville, NC 28801.

Saturday June 29
1-4:15 pm 
Free Community Workshops/Demos open to the public. At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. Please register for this free ticket.

8:00pm
Masters Concert featuring original collaborative compositions created during the residency week by our world-renowned Residency Artists.
*At Diana Wortham Theatre12 Biltmore Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801. Concert ticket required for intensive participants.

 Sunday June 30
12:00pm 
Sunday Sound Meditation will take place at 12:00pm on June 30.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801. 

Monday July 1
10am-4:30pm - River's Studio
Full day intensive on creating a Hybrid Drum Kit with River Guerguerian. Will include instruction on how to play both hand and stick drums, cymbals, shakers, and foot pedals. From simple to complex.
At Odyssey Community School: 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville, NC 28801.

Lunch Break 1-2:30pm.

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Throughout the week, there will be an open Collaboration Room for participants to get together, jam, and share ideas.

This project is funded in part by the GRASSROOTS ARTS PROGRAM of the N.C. Arts Council, A division of the Department of Natural & Cultural Resources, through the Asheville Area Arts Council.

 

This event is funded in part by the Buncombe County Tourism Development Authority’s Festivals and Cultural Events Funding Program.

 

www.ashevillepercussionfestival.com

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