If you can help, please email me: Natalia@lapena.org Tell me what time you can come in and for how many hours! A minimum of 2 hours is preferred. Thank you so very much, Natalia Neira Retamal Communications Manager
Luna Tambor" Brazilian Percussion Class & Jam Session
May 30, 2016, 7:30pm - May 31, 2016, 12:30am
Mondays at La Peña Cultural Center's lounge
ADULTS & TEENS workshop: 7:30pm – 9pm ($15 p/ class)
For private lessons, please contact instructor: MarcosOdara@gmail.com
Students are invited to stick around after class to participate in a jam session with the instructor and invited musician friends!
All levels are welcome to this upbeat and energizing Afro-Brazilian percussion workshop, “Luna Tambor” (“Moon Drum”), taught by master percussionist Marcos Odara.
The student will be able to learn to play instruments such as agogô, xequerê, atabaque, berimbau, tamborim, repique, cuíca e pandeiro.
Students are encouraged to bring their own instruments, but some drums will be provided!
Marcos will begin each class with body warmups to prepare the body and mind to let loose and play the Brazilian way! Students will be taught motor control, manual techniques, knowledge of Afro rhythms, such as: Samba, Ijexá, Samba-Reggae, Candomblé Ketu nation, Angola and free contemporary beats.
If you are interested in Brazilian rhythms, you have got to try this class!
See you on Monday!