Take a trip around the world as you learn drumming patterns from the Middle East, Brazil, West Africa, and Cuba. In this camp, participants will learn authentic rhythms on percussion instruments and about the cultures from where they came. At the end of the week, everyone will demonstrate their new skills in a mini-showcase performance. Instruments will be provided.
Date: June 19-23
Schedule: Every day of the week for 2-3 hours.
(Exact time is to be determined based on availability of those interested.)
Cost: sliding scale $125-$165
Yeshima resides in Paoli, Indiana, and is an educator and percussionist for more than 27 years. They are the CEO of DrumSmart LLC where they maintain a percussion studio, present workshops at local, state, and national levels, and are a published author. Yeshima is currently pursuing a Ph.D. in music education at the University of Kentucky with a research interest in group drumming and social and emotional learning.
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