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African Rhythms Collective: Exclusive workshop series

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Vic West Community Center

521 Craigflower RD

Victoria, BC V9A 6Z5

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@.LEARN NEW RHYTHMS & TECHNIQUES FROM MASTERS MAINTAIN & IMPROVE THEM WITH LOCAL FACILITATORS@


STAGE DE PERCUSSION AFRICAINES

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On September 26th, to 30th in Victoria and October 1st in Vancouver,

you will have an opportunity to enjoy an intensive African Poly-Rhythm Workshop Series involving a selection of percussion instruments, including djembe and dundun. African Rhythms Collective Workshop Series will cover contemporary and traditional and signature techniques. Join an exhilarating 3 hours of djembe workshops, 2 hours of dundun and 1.30 hours of krin drum. Learning these rhythms and key techniques will build a strong foundation for unleashing your own unique improvisational style.

N' Goron is a rhythm of the Senufo people who live in Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso. This rhythm was played after the initiation of the girls. While the rhythm is played, the young girls dance with calabashes on their heads.

These exclusive workshop series will be led by world-renowned, Master Djembefola, Composer and Artistic Director Amara Kanté.
His repertoire of instruments include: Djembe drum, Dunun drums, Talking-drum, Bolon, Krin, Bara and Congas Amara Kanté and our national dundunfola Akra Soumah as well as our regional instructor Jordan Hanso


*** Bring your drum or reserve one in advance.

** Limited drums and seats per session
****Drum rental are available only upon request
*******DRUM RENTAL FEE IS $5

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Do you want to have these Masters visit your city? We have visited Vancouver, Sydney, Nanaimo with rave reviews. If you have a location in mind that would be a good fit, we would love to share African poly-rhythms with your group. Contact us today to see if we can bring the Masters to you!

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521 Craigflower RD

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