Wednesday, October 22, 2008

Halim El-Dabh Drum Workshop-African Storytelling and History of Drum Workshop

Contact:Standing Rock Cultural Arts
257 N. Water St.Kent, OH 44240
Phone: 330-673-4970
In response to the popularity of our last Halim Drum Workshop, we are pleased to announce..
WHO: Standing Rock Cultural Arts
WHAT: Halim El-Dabh Drum Workshop-African Storytelling and History of Drum Culture-Basic Techniques of Hand Drumming WHEN:-Saturday: November 15, 2-4pm-Sunday: November 16, 2-4pm WHERE: North Water Street Gallery, 257 N. Water St., Kent FEE: $20 covers both classes. Attend one or both sessions.
SIGN-UP: 330-673-4970 MAXIMUM STUDENTS: 20-All levels of students welcome Goal: To enlighten students about the many musical and therapeutic possibilities associated with learning a few basic drum techniques. Objectives:-To provide a history of how drums are used in many cultures around the world.-To provide a basic understanding of the rhythm and techniques involved with playing a hand drum Materials: Please provide a drum if possible. We have a few extra percussion instruments. Please call to reserve one if needed. for updates About the Instructor Halim recently celebrated his 87th Birthday at The North Water Street Gallery, March 4, 2008