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West African Drum Class Wednesday's Gorton Community Center

Wednesday September 11, 2019 - Wednesday October 2, 2019

Gorton Community Center
400 East Illinois Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045
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West African Drum Class Wednesday's Gorton Community Center

Learn the great joy of traditional hand drumming from Guinea, West Africa! Helen has been traveling to Guinea for the past 19 years studying the music and culture. You will learn basic rhythms on dunun drums and the djembe accompaniment parts. You’ll also learn the origins of each rhythm, receive expert instruction on all instruments in the traditional djembe orchestra and deepen your understanding of the place of music, dance, and song in West African life.

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For more information, call 8472346060

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