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West African Dance Teachers
Style of drumming: West African-style hand drum technique:
Tuesdays, from 7-8:30 pm.
Teaches beginners classes and private lessons.
Teachers Country of origin: Guinea West Africa
STYLE OF DANCE: Djembe Dance and Drumming class
Description of Dance Classes: Intermediate/ Advance level classes originating from Guinea West Africa
Class Schedule & Fees: $10.00
master drummer from Guinea W.A. Can be reached through Sandy or Chris at Talking Drums, 800-253-DRUM.
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465 Jones Branch Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27517
FAX - Same
Progressive Percussion Studios Raleigh,
NC(every other Wednesday night)7:30 - 9:00 Cost $25.00 , Music Explorium,
Carrboro, NC (every other Wednesday night) Cost $15.00 7pm-9pm
Teachers Country of Origin and Village:, Syracuse, NY
STYLE OF DRUM: - Djembe, Conga, Ashiko
Description of Drum Classes:
Matt Savage Hand Drum / Drum Circle Class Curriculum
1. Development of Tones
a. Bass Tone
b. Open Tones
c. Various Slap Tones
d. Heel -Toe Motion
2. Tuning for characteristic sounds on Conga, Djembe, Bongos, Djun Djun etc.
3. Rhythmic Exercises to improve and develop inner pulse, sense of time and
4. Teaching of various African and Latin traditional rhythms.
5. Improve solo/improvisational skills
6. Discuss and explore the therapeutic benefits of drumming.
7. Develop the rhythmic skills needed to succeed in drum circles or other
various musical situations, such as creativity, communication, sensitivity,
listening skills, flexibility, etc.
Teachers Country of origin: United States
STYLE OF DANCE: West African
Description of Dance Classes: 1 hour class; Warm-up, moves across the floor,
LOCATION:Winston Salem, NC
ADDRESS: Call or email (locations change)
Winston Salem, NC, USA
PHONE: (336) 722-2493
Class Schedule & Fees: Generally $10, but call for special discounts
Resumé of teacher (if available - 25 words): Angel has twelve years of
ballet training and eight years of African Dance training by studying with
Nashville Ballet Co., retirees of the National Senegal Ballet, and
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