Middle Eastern Rhythms
This workshops will focus on three traditional Arabic rhythms which are commonly used in middle eastern music. Participants will learn playing technique on Darbuka and percussive accompanying instruments, dynamic playing, as well as learning alternative ways of engaging with rhythm using the voice, and body awareness.
This workshop is for adults, no previous experience required. BYO drums/percussive instruments. Belly-dancers welcomed!
Multi-instrumentalist Carlos Riegel has facilitated middle eastern drumming workshops at Festivals around Aotearoa for over a decade. Carlos also makes makes his own drums and performs with various artists both nationally and internationally.