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NEMA Belly Dance offers a beginning drumming class each session where participants learn how to play the Belly Dance rhythms. The Dumbek or Darabuka (sometimes called, "tabla") is one of the most prestigious instruments in middle eastern dance music. NEMA’s drum sessions are informal and friendly sessions that include men, and women.

Upcoming events (5+)

Beginning Doumbeck-Darbuka with Jan and Dan

108 E 5th St

$12.00

Beginning drummers will focus on the basic Middle Eastern hand drumming techniques associated with an urban 4/4 folk rhythmic style common in Middle Eastern music. Patterns will be drilled to increase and refine drumming skills. More advanced drummers will begin working on riffs- Drums will be provided. No experience necessary. Difficulty: Mixed levels

Beginning Doumbeck-Darbuka with Jan and Dan

108 E 5th St

$12.00

Beginning drummers will focus on the basic Middle Eastern hand drumming techniques associated with an urban 4/4 folk rhythmic style common in Middle Eastern music. Patterns will be drilled to increase and refine drumming skills. More advanced drummers will begin working on riffs- Drums will be provided. No experience necessary. Difficulty: Mixed levels

Beginning Doumbeck-Darbuka with Jan and Dan

108 E 5th St

$12.00

Beginning drummers will focus on the basic Middle Eastern hand drumming techniques associated with an urban 4/4 folk rhythmic style common in Middle Eastern music. Patterns will be drilled to increase and refine drumming skills. More advanced drummers will begin working on riffs- Drums will be provided. No experience necessary. Difficulty: Mixed levels

Beginning Doumbeck-Darbuka with Jan and Dan

108 E 5th St

$12.00

Beginning drummers will focus on the basic Middle Eastern hand drumming techniques associated with an urban 4/4 folk rhythmic style common in Middle Eastern music. Patterns will be drilled to increase and refine drumming skills. More advanced drummers will begin working on riffs- Drums will be provided. No experience necessary. Difficulty: Mixed levels

Past events (72)

Beginning Doumbeck-Darbuka with Jan and Dan

108 E 5th St

$12.00

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