4 Meetup Groups match “West African Drumming” near Washington, DC
MISSION STATEMENT: The group exists to facilitate classes and performance training in African Dance and African Drumming. A secondary aim is to enhance social interaction between dancers and drummers. ABOUT THE ORGANIZER: Rumbero Europeo has been performing professionally since 2003, and has a dance studio in his home in Glenn Dale MD, where some classes are held. He invites various choreographers and drummers to teach for the group, and is open to new ones. Qualified (dance and drum) instructor …
This is a group for anyone interested in learning African dances, Engage in African dance for better health. West African dance, South African style, join a Dance Ensemble if you desire to. Be part of a dance movement that awakens and challenges you. This is where you can empower your brain with intricate movement. Are you a dance enthusiasts, dance lovers, dance for fitness, or just here for social dancing. Be part of this community.
This group welcomes all who would like to have fun while learning and playing African drum rhythms on djembe drums and other African instruments. All levels welcome as the style of teaching builds on basic rhythms for the "newbie" while challenging those who are experienced drummers.
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This group is dedicated to those drummers (as well as those who have never drummed before) who are ready to dedicate themselves to learning the art of percussion from the Griot Percussionist Medoune Gueye from Senegal, West Africa. We will be having events throughout the year, as well as classes in Djembe, Sabar and Kutiro drumming styles, focused on the healing properties of drumming from the traditional Griot perspective of Griot Percusionist Medoune Gueye (aka Papa Dame Gueye).
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