Discover the sounds of the Darbuka drum including, how is made and how to play it. Study three Rhythms commonly used in Middle Eastern traditional music for Belly dancers. Learn how to communicate through the drum, with oneself and with others. Join Belly dancers for a co-created fusion of drumming and dance.
An introduction to Middle Eastern Rhythms, taught with emphasis on self-expression through drumming. In this workshop, attendees will learn how to communicate with others through drumming, learning the basics of three widely utilized rhythms for belly-dancers.
Suitable for: all ages
Duration: 90 minutes
Presenter: Carlos Riegel
Carlos is a multi instrumentalist musician who dedicates most of his time to the creation of music, and musical instruments. He has performed at festivals and recitals for over 6 years and has been a drum carver for 5 years. He has taught drumming workshops several times at Luminate Festival, Prana New Years Festival, Circulation Festival, Autumn Arena Festival, Earth Beat Festival, Voices of Sacred Earth Festival.