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Congolese Drumming Class

January 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm - January 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

Free

This class is an introduction to Congolese drumming.  Experience the drum we play which is called “ngoma” (“giving the strength of the panther”).  It is like the conga drum.  The class will focus on how to hit the drum and stay mindful of the sounds created.  We will learn some traditional rhythms and accompaniments, and then put on a brief performance.  For more information about Congolese drumming see “brazzabeat.org” and follow Brazzabeat on Facebook. The minimum attendance is 5 and the maximum attendance is 9.  Register by Friday, December 28.  Classes will be held from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. on consecutive Fridays, January 4 – 25.  The class is FREE and the instructor is Kenneth Wilson, MD.

 

Details

Start:
January 4, 2019 @ 2:00 pm
End:
January 25, 2019 @ 3:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.orangecountync.gov/departments/aging

Organizer

Orange Co. Dept. on Aging – Seymour
Phone:
919-968-2070
Email:
jgale@orangecountync.gov
Website:
www.orangecountync.gov/departments/aging

Venue

Orange Co. Dept. on Aging – Seymour Ctr.
2551 Homestead Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27516 United States
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Phone:
919-968-2070
Website:
www.orangecountync.gov/departments/aging
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