WHYTE NOISE "Free Spirited" Drum Circle
Gently facilitated by Carol Fraser (in the process of becoming certified) has been drumming since 2008. Carol uses her experience and education (Degree in Education) to plan fun events, introduce rhythms, share her collection of instruments, keep everyone on tract and promote the Edmonton Drum Circle Community.
Carol's circle is a good introduction to the wonderful Edmonton community of djembe drummers: to play in-the-moment, improvised rhythms originating from your heart.
Who: Everyone (no age restriction-however children must participate or be monitored at all times-ear phones recommended for smaller children)
What: Community Drum Circle
Where: Currently drumming on "The Island"- Cha Island Tea House - a relaxing, tropical themed tea and coffee lounge located at[masked] Ave. NW, in the heart of Edmonton's trendy Whyte Ave. and Old Strathcona district. (indoors during winter and on the patio during warm weather)
NEW LOCATION TBA
Why: to learn a new skill, be part of a growing community, enjoyment, relaxation or whatever makes your cookie crumble.
When: every second Wednesday night from 6:00 to 9:00 pm.
(must vacate cafe by 9 pm!)
For Drum Circle Etiquette: see handouts or pages (this site) for detailed info or visit http://j2k.com/drumminfun/articles/dcetiquette.html by Janet Planet
NOTE: Extra drums and a variety of percussion instruments are always available, but on a limited basis so come early, rent or borrow a drum.
Contact: Carol Fraser, Facilitator