African Drumming

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Djembe Lessons

Tempo Music School2

Beginner – In this class you will become familiar with the djembe drum, finding the correct hand positions for the three main tones natural, bass and slap tones. We will learn some simple rhythms to a more difficult rhythm ‘Econcon’ from the coast of Senegal.

Intermediate – In this class you will develop the above mentioned tones with the introduction of the touch tones and more intricate rhythms with different parts, try your hand at a bass drum and some Ghana bells.