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Congolese Drumming Class
January 4 @ 2:00 pm - January 11 @ 3:00 pmFree
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.