Africa Music Workshop

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Africa Music Workshop

AREAS COVERED

North (Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, etc)
South (Zimbabwe, S Africa),
East (Kenya & Uganda) and
West (Ivory Coast, Gambia, Ghana,

Mali, Guinea, etc. - especially Manding Culture)

MANY INSTRUMENTS

Darabuka, Req, Sagat, Djembe, Bougarabou, Djundjuns, Ngoma (medicine drum), Bala (xylophone), Kora (harp), Mbira (thumb piano), Bolon (bass harp), Gourd Water-Drum, Gongoma (giant thunb piano), Talking Drum, Gandira, Rattles, Gourd shakers and Moth-Cocoon ankle shakers!

DRUMMING

Drums for whole class
Rhythm Games & Traditional West African Rhythms

see Drumming Workshop

DANCE

Simple African Dance moves & N. African Bellydance

SONG

Easy South & West African Songs – optional harmonies!

Kids African Band

whole class plays!

Max no. 60

Ideal time: 1 1/2 hr