A Three Session Master Class with Ubaka Hill
Master Teacher of Hand Drumming
weekend intensives on:
April 5-7 • May 3-5 May 31- June 2 $600
Session one: ENTERING THE DRUMSONG PATH
We will together: Enter into the language, skill and technique of the art of drumming music of Africa, Latin America, and Contemporary music styles. Play rhythm patterns with musical context for personal enjoyment, drum circles and performance. Develop an extensive rhythmic vocabulary and complete drum songs from various world rhythms and contemporary music.
Session two: THE ART AND SPIRIT OF DRUMMING
We will next : Explore the field of sound / vibrational healing for transformation with drumming music, bells, rattles and voice created for this purpose. Deepen our understanding of how to use and apply the vibrational power of drumming, voice and intention in professional, personal and sacred environments.
Session three: DRUMSONG BRIGHTENING THE PATH
We will expand upon: Our rhythmic vocabulary, our drumming repretoire and strengthen our understanding of how to use the apply the art of drumming to great benefit in our professional, personal and sacred environments.
Drums and percussion instruments are required for the workshops such as Djembe, Ashiko, Conga, frame Drum and Doumbek. Please bring a note pad and something to record with. All skill levels are welcome. This master class will be of particular interest to intermediate level drummers, drum circle facilitators, energy workers, sound healers, human service providers, health care practitioners and musicians. Please bring your instruments including bells, rattles and gongs.