Level 2 Afro-Cuban Drumming Course

8-Week Course: 25th September – 20th November (Not 16th Oct)

This course is aimed at students wanting a deeper understanding of Afro-Cuban drumming. Participants will develop essential drum tones on different types of drums, an awareness of clave as a rhythmic structure and how drum patterns interlock and a complex understanding of rumba, batá drumming including conversations and variations. We will also introduce students to other kinds of Afro-Cuban drumming traditions. Participants will learn a repertoire of songs that accompany drum rhythms and develop skills for singing and playing simultaneously.

Bombo Productions offers a range of courses that cater for three levels of ability. This is a level 2 Afro-Cuban Drumming Course for those who have completed level 1 or who have some musical experience, please refer to our guide here. If you are not sure which level you are why not visit our Learning Objectives and Student Levels page on our website? There you will find a chart outlining the key musical skills we expect our students to acquire from attending our courses/workshops when combined with home study. This chart is also a reference to check which skills are required of participants wanting to attend courses/workshops aimed at levels 2 and 3.

Taught by David Pattman and Vicky Jassey.

Course Details

When: Wednesday 25th September – 20th November (Not 16th Oct)

Time: 7.00 – 9.00pm

Location:  Rising Tide Studios, 270 Mare St, Hackney, London E8 1HE

Drum Hire: You can use our drums for free.
Book your place: Click on the button below and your option will be added to the shopping cart.

Early-Bird

Concessions*

Payable by 10th Sept

£130.00Add to cart

£115.00Add to cart

full rate

Drop-In

Rate after 10th Sept

£160.00Add to cart

£20.00Add to cart

* Concessions for students and low income is 10%. Low income is anyone on child tax benefits or any other government benefits or living on £17,000 per year or below.

Not sure what to expect? If you are not happy after the first class we will refund you the remaining course fee.

Alternative payment method
You can also make a bank transfer. Please send an email to reservations@bomboproductions.com and we will send you our account details.

Any questions feel free to ask.

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