African Djembe Drumming

Course objectives:

• To understand the basic subdivisions and rhythmic patterns
• To identify drum calls and standard phrasing
• To learn traditional African rhythms
• To gain and perfect the ability to maintain a steady beat
• To develop a sense of ensemble interaction
• To provide an overview of world percussion
• To stimulate creativity through improvisation
• To explore common ground with current musical styles

Material required by student: (Optional)

• Djembe

Course Price: $130.00

Not offered this semester.

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Last Modified: February 8, 2023