Behind the Rhythm with Marshall Bodiker
Date(s) - 07/05/2020
4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
About this Event
A unique opportunity to learn about the most popular Middle Eastern rhythms and their cultural context.
This workshop is the first of it’s kind. It brings you the structural information about some of your favorite rhythms, and adds to their intrigue with cultural information and the modern take on how these world renown assemblages of beats and rests still inspire us today.
Marshall Bodiker is a professional percussionist specializing in Arabic, Turkish and North African musical traditions. Marshall began playing music at an early age and soon found a passion in percussion. This would lead him through a deep pursuit of Middle Eastern, North African, and Turkish musical traditions as well as folklore. Since then, he has dedicated more than a decade to his craft with various Egyptian and international drummers, and enjoys sharing these musical traditions with his audience.