African Drumming Workshops with Magic Drum

Magic Drum are running a series of African Drumming workshops at Dorchester Arts Centre on the Saturdays 6th, 13th, and 20th February 2010 from 2pm – 4pm.

Cost: £7 per session (£5 under 16’s) suitable for beginners and intermediate players. Minimum age 9 years. Drums and Percussion are provided, but please bring a drum if you have one.

Magic Drum have delivered hundreds of drumming workshops in Dorset since the beginning of 2004. Workshop facilitator Ralph Cree, from Magic Drum, has learnt African Drumming with some of the great African masters such as Mokolo Sawane, Sekou Keita, and Lekan Babalola. In the workshops we will be learning traditional drumming rhythms (on djembe drums, djun-djun drums, and bells) from West Africa, accompanied by traditional songs.

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