Course Description:

Learn to play a traditional West African rhythm on the djembe (a goblet-shaped hand drum). This introductory workshop is aimed at complete beginners. It will teach you how to play the three basic sounds, develop a sense of rhythm, and play an authentic West African rhythm in a group setting. This class is suitable for complete beginners ages 12 and up (including adults!)

Skill Requirements:

No musical background is necessary. Students using loaner drums must remove rings from their fingers before playing.

Number of Students

Minimum 5; maximum of 12

Course Location

Okanagan Folk School

5878 C Beach Avenue

Peachland, BC V0H 1X7

Course Details

1.5 to 2 Hours long

Hours: 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Course: $32

Course registration will close 3 days before the class.

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