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Hand Drum Workshop with River Guerguerian in Chapel Hill-March 2018

Asheville Rhythm

Friday, March 16, 2018 at 7:30 PM - Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 6:30 PM (EDT)

Hand Drum Workshop with River Guerguerian in Chapel...

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Sales Tax Quantity
Three Workshops and Sound Meditation/Performance
Friday: Sound Meditation/Performance 7:30-9:00pm Meditation/Performance. Saturday: Three Workshops, 10am-12:00pm, 1-3:30pm and 4-6:00pm
Mar 17, 2018 $95.00 $4.37 $6.96
Introduction to Hand Drumming Skills Workshop
10am-12:00pm - For less experienced frame drummers who wish an in depth exploration of strokes, tones, and techniques, or for more experienced frame drummers as a refresher or warm-up for the Intermediate/ Advanced workshops.
Mar 17, 2018 $30.00 $2.74 $2.29
Intermediate Workshop
Saturday: 1-3:30pm - Explore rhythms from around the world. Odd time rhythms. Finger style techniques used for frame drum, doumbek, riq, tambourine, djembe, kanjira, pandeiro and more.
Mar 17, 2018 $30.00 $2.74 $2.29
Advanced Workshop
Saturday: 4-6:00pm - Explore complex and odd time rhythms, soloing and improvising. Learn to play rhythms using both a shaker and drum at the same time
Mar 17, 2018 $30.00 $2.74 $2.29
Sound Meditation/Performance
Friday: 7:30-9:00pm - Let your body, mind and spirit be bathed in the calming, rejuvenating sounds of frame drums, singing bowls, hand pan, gongs, bells, and shakers. Experience the magic of River’s exquisite percussion mastery as he takes you on a soul journey of sound. Please arrive by 7:15 to get settled so that we may begin at 7:30.
Mar 17, 2018 $18.00 $2.44 $1.43

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Event Details

Asheville Rhythm presents an evening Sound Meditation/Performance and a full day of three hand drum workshops taught by River Guerguerian.

When: March 16-17, 2018
Where: a private yoga studio, address will be given after registration
Tickets: 
Purchase individual workshops and/or Sound Meditation/ Performance. 

Schedule:
Friday 3/16
7:30-9:00pm Sound Meditation/Performance: $18
Let your body, mind and spirit be bathed in the calming, rejuvenating sounds of frame drums, singing bowls, hand pan, gongs, bells, and shakers. Experience the magic of River’s exquisite percussion mastery as he takes you on a soul journey of sound.

Saturday 3/17 
10:00am-12:00pm Introduction to hand drumming skills: $30
~ build upon your own naturally-given rhythm; experience your internal pulse
~ how to produce strokes and tones to make your drum sing
~ play harmoniously with other people
~ focus on finger techniques from different traditions adaptable to all hand drums
~ explore body awareness
~ learn global rhythms

This class is for beginners as well as more experienced drummers. If you have never touched a drum before you will learn basic finger techniques. If you have been playing for a while, it offers a more in depth exploration and practice session to build defined tones, hand strength and refine your definition and skills. Excellent warm up for the following workshops: 

1:00-3:30pm Intermediate: $30
~ explore rhythms from around the world (Middle East, Brazil, Africa, India)
~ odd time rhythms
~ finger style techniques used for frame drum, doumbek, riq, tambourine, kanjira, pandeiro and more

 4-6:00pm Advanced: $30
~ learn more complex rhythms
~ work on soloing and improvising skills
~ layer poly-rhythms and ensemble playing
~ learn to play rhythms using both a shaker and drum at the same time

Additional Details: Bring frame drums, riqs, kanjira, pandeiros, dafs, and tambourines, shakers, singing bowls, gongs and bells. Some loaners will be available. 

 All three workshops and evening event $95

Contact: Rima Luna rimaluna2014@gmail.com 

 

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Private Yoga Studio
address to be given upon registration
Chapel Hill, NC 27516

Friday, March 16, 2018 at 7:30 PM - Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 6:30 PM (EDT)


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