Rhythm for Women: North African Drum Workshop with Esraa Warda at Calabar
Date(s) - 01/19/2019
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Calabar Imports, Harlem
Rhythm for Women: North African Drum Workshop
Join Esraa Warda, teaching artist from Algeria, in a unique workshop about North Africa’s frame drum, The Bendir. This drum is distinct to the region and is known for its intoxicating “buzz”. In this workshop, students will learn 2 overall fundamental rhythms in Moroccan Chaabi – otherwise known as Morocco’s “popular music”. Join this special women’s drumming circle to learn about one of North Africa’s rhythms, improve your musicality, and/or help you with your Chaabi dance practice Bring your own frame drum. If you do not have, please be aware that you will have to share with a partner.
Beginner/Intermediate Level Workshop 1hr 1/2. $25 1:00-2:30