Multi-Percussionist Composer Educator
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Asheville Percussion Festival 2016
Artist Residency & Intensive Program
World Percussion Classes with River Guerguerian
When: Beginner's Class 4:30pm - 5:30pm
Level 1 - 6:00pm - 7:15pm
Level 2 - 7:30 - 8:45pm
Where: Odyssey Community School - 90 Zillicoa St. Asheville NC 28801 - Studio is downstairs.
Details: Bring your doumbek, frame drums, djembe, congas, cajon, etc. There will be extra drums available.
Price: $12 per class. 2 classes for $20
Beginner's Class - For those who have never really played a drum before, or it's been a long time. We will focus on how to play proper tones, and how to understand rhythm in the body and the mind.
Level 1 - For those who have been playing for about a year or more, and who understand how to play the proper tones on their drums (bass, edge, muted), and understand concepts about rhythm.
Level 2 - For those who have been playing at least three years, can maintain a rhythm while others play a counter rhythm, and are comfortable playing in odd time rhythms.
Become actively engaged in a life of rhythm at whatever level you seek: physical, healthful, soulful. River's classes inspire beginners to explore new possibilities, advanced students to aspire to deepening their skills and all participants to resonate in the supportive community that grows from making music together.