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Drum Soul Dance - any events in Phoenix with elements of drumming or rhythmic dance or storytelling or fitness breathing and visualizations as well as scheduling our own:

Energetic Fitness Breathing and Visualization, Rhythms and Dance from World Cultures punctuated by world tales with life lessons adapted for any venue. Youth or Senior Groups, Parents and Teachers.


Upcoming events (5+)

Visit Mindfulness Practice and Discussion at the Franciscan Renewal Center

>> Go to Scottsdale Institute Center for Mindfullness Meetup Group> https://www.meetup.com/Phoenix-Mindfulness-Based-Living/events/ to join and check you are going. https://www.stressbeaters.com/weekly-drop-in-gatherings/ 2019 Jan 10, 17 Feb 7, 21 March 7, 21 April 11, 25 May 2, 23 June 6, 20 July 11 Aug 15 Sept 12, 26 Oct 10, 17 Nov 7, 21 Dec 12 Beginners, intermediate and advanced practitioners are welcome! Everything mindful: meditation, movement, discussion and more. We meet at the http://www.thecasa.org/. Gatherings are from 6:30 pm-7:30 ish two Thursdays per month (except July, Aug and Dec) and there is no cost.

Saturday Mornings Community Drum and Dance at Eastlake Park 9am Sat

Eastlake Park Community Center


EASTLAKE PARK COMMUNITY BUILDING SATURDAY MORNING DRUM AND DANCE CLASS. Important! Class is NOT held on "Holiday Weekends" in which a holiday occurs on a Friday thru Monday. Sometimes that is missed on this calendar. .July is always summer break Check the park official schedule for actual schedule and any changes: enter "AFRICA" in the below link page: >EASTLAKE COMMUNITY PARK AFRICANS SCHEDULE https://apm.activecommunities.com/phoenix/Activity_Search?IsAdvanced=True&ddlSortBy=Location&ActivityCenterID=121&ActivityCenterID=122&SearchFor=2&SearchLevelID=2&maxAge=100&NumberOfItemsPerPage=100&IsSearch=true then click on "Quick View" for the correct activity line for the current time period to see any exceptions for that schedule. >VIDEO https://www.facebook.com/kawambe/videos/320522278705795/ Everyone is welcome at our weekly workshop! It's always LIVE, EXCITING and FUN! People from all walks of life travel from all corners of the Valley, state and beyond to make our weekly class exciting and fun! Join us every Saturday at Eastlake Park for class. No experience is necessary. Drop ins welcome for nominal park fee and you can register for the next 6 week session at that time if desired. More info at: https://www.kawambeomowale.com/current-production See the facebook page for changes or cancelled Saturday workshops: https://www.facebook.com/kawambe/ Conducted by Kawambe-Omowale African Drum & Dance & Dance Theater at: https://www.kawambeomowale.com/large-grid Normally Every Saturday 9am to 10:30am, except for holiday periods. Saturday mornings from 9:00 (sharp!) am to 10:30 am Eastlake Park 1549 E Jefferson St Phoenix, AZ Park on Jefferson Street Curb in front the Recreation Gym Building entrance Go to the front desk and pay $25 for park membership (or $7/class). The next time just leave your name at the front desk to enter. Community Djembe Drum and Dance Class Join in the fun! Experience West African drumming and dancing for yourself. We're reaching out to the community through our community drum and dance class. Kawambe-Omowale offers a West African drum and dance class for the community on Saturday mornings from 9:00 to 10:30 a.m. at Eastlake Park Recreation Center. Eastlake Park is located on the southwest corner of 16th Street and Jefferson in downtown Phoenix, less than 10 minutes from Sky Harbor Airport (physical address: 1549 East Jefferson Street, Phoenix, AZ 85034). Generally, our class is postponed during major holiday weekends and other days as needed. Please call Eastlake Park at[masked] for upcoming class postponements. Classes are held in the gymnasium where there's plenty of room for all. Participants of all ages and from a variety of cultural backgrounds attend our classes. EVERYONE is invited - children and adults, males and females. Dress comfortably and bring your energy! No experience is necessary. Drummers are invited to participate in our community class as well. Bring your drum and arrive promptly at 9:00 a.m. Drums and hand-held instruments most frequently used are the djembe, dun dun, kenkeni, sangba, brekate, sabar with galan (stick), soruba, talking drum (dono), shakere and cow bell. If you don't have a drum but would like to take part in our drum circle, a limited number of drums are available for use during class. Please call us in advance to make arrangements...602-[masked] (leave a message). Come and be a part of our Saturday morning community class. We would love to have you join us as a participant on the dance floor or as a spectator in the bleachers! Class Format ● Warm-up dancers and drummers ● Brief explanation of rhythm's purpose and history ● Dance and drum instruction ● Community circle with drummers and dancers ● Cool-down dancers and drummers


Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts

We can get $10 discounts for the June 1 Taiko Drum concert in Scottsdale. RSVP yes or join the Taiko Drum Group to select your seats at: https://www.meetup.com/Japanese-Drumming-Taiko-Experience/events/261213490/?rv=wm1&_xtd=gatlbWFpbF9jbGlja9oAJGFhYjFhYTZlLWM4NDYtNGJkNy04NWZkLWFkMmIzNGIwMTIwZg&_af=event&_af_eid=261213490 TAIKO EXTRAVAGANZA 2019 MIGRATION JUNE 1, 2019 at 7 p.m. FLYER > https://drive.google.com/file/d/12cb3r1KAMEYZcP70GLrADVLAPNsTiU6H/view?usp=sharing https://www.kenkoshio.com/ ​ Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts https://www.scottsdaleperformingarts.org ​ TICKETS SALE COMING SOON! [masked]

Mixing Foundations: Bass and Drums in Acoustic Music

Paradise Valley Community College Center for the Performing Arts

PVCC Music Dept The Art of Audio Mixing and Remixing free June workshop series

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