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Music: African-Style Drumming

Monday, October 3, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (PDT) - Monday, October 24, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (PDT)
Ages 7-15 · Co-Ed
Meadow Park 2333 Meadow Street San Luis ObispoCA  93401
Monday, October 3, 2016 @ 4:00 PM (PDT) - Monday, October 24, 2016 @ 5:00 PM (PDT)
Ages 7-15 · Co-Ed
Meadow Park 2333 Meadow Street San Luis ObispoCA  93401

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Music: African-Style Drumming

Oct 03 - Oct 25 (Monday)

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Ages 7-15 · Co-Ed

Meadow Park

Starting at

$80.00

Meeting Dates

From Oct 03, 2016 to Oct 24, 2016

Each Monday from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM

About This Activity

Description

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This class will introduce young people to African style drumming using djembe drums. Basic percussion techniques will be taught along with an introductory repertoire of rhythms. Cultural and historical significance of specific rhythms will be presented with each rhythm. Two to three (plus) rhythmic patterns combine to recreate the specific named rhythm. All instruments will be provided. Instructor Paul Trent has been drumming for 40 years and is happy to share his love and knowledge of the rhythms of West Africa.




Activity Category

Performance Arts

Location

Meadow Park Building at Meadow Park

Instructor

Paul Trent

Organizer Info

  • City of San Luis Obispo Parks & Recreation Department

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