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Hand Drum Workshop with River Guerguerian in Chapel Hill-November 2017

Asheville Rhythm

Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 9:30 PM (EDT)

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Three Workshops and Sound Meditation/Performance
Three Workshops, 10am-12:00pm, 1-3:00pm and 3:30-5:30pm and Sound Meditation/Performance 8-9:30pm
Nov 4, 2017 $95.00 $3.37
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.
Nov 4, 2017 $30.00 $1.74
Intermediate/Advanced Workshop
1-3:00pm - Explore rhythms from around the world. Odd time rhythms. Finger style techniques used for frame drum, doumbek, riq, tambourine, djembe, kanjira, pandeiro and more. Learn to play rhythms using both a shaker and drum at the same time
Nov 4, 2017 $30.00 $1.74
Advanced Workshop
3:30-5:30pm - Explore complex and odd time rhythms, soloing and improvising.
Nov 4, 2017 $30.00 $1.74
Sound Meditation/Performance
8-9:30pm - 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.
Nov 4, 2017 $18.00 $1.44

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Event Details

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

When: November 4, 2017

Where: Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Tickets:
Purchase individual workshops and/or Sound Meditation/ Performance.
See schedule below: 

Schedule:
Saturday 11/4 

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: 

1:00-3:00pm Intermediate/advanced: $30

~ explore rhythms from around the world (Middle East, Brazil, Africa, India)
~ layer poly-rhythms and ensemble playing
~ odd time rhythms
~ finger style techniques used for frame drum, doumbek, riq, tambourine, kanjira, pandeiro and more
~ learn to play rhythms using both a shaker and drum at the same time

 3:30-5:30pm Advanced: $30

~ learn more complex rhythms
~ work on soloing and improvising skills

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

 8-9:30 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.

All three workshops and evening event $95

Contact: Rima Luna rimaluna2014@gmail.com


 

 

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Saturday, November 4, 2017 from 10:00 AM to 9:30 PM (EDT)


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