Congolese and Cuban Drum Songs with Sue Kaye
Sue "Suki" Kaye has been studying, teaching and performing African and Caribbean styles of drumming for 40 years! She is from NewYork and that is where she began her journey with the drum.She has played with many bands -- including recently -- Azucar con Ache, Rita Lackey and Friends, Liquid Girlfriend, Jazzi Jan and more! Suki has a strong background in Congolese, Afro-Cuban, and other Caribbean rhythms. She has also been a dance accompanist, drum teacher,and an elementary and preschool teacher. In the Drum Sunday workshop she will be teaching both Congolese and Cuban drum songs. She will also go over some practical technique and show some exercises to help people improve their sound on the drum. Students can bring congas, ngomas, ashikos, djembes, bells, shekeres, sticks, your voices and be ready to have a funky good time!! Hope to see you there.
Cost is $25 – $10 (sliding scale) at the door
Under 12 free;
No one turned away for lack of funds
Open to ALL LEVELS.
If you own a drum, please bring it. Some drums will be available for loan on first come, first serve basis.
DRUM SUNDAY is a monthly drumming workshop for women and girls.