Conga Drumming Workshops
The Axis Conga Drumming Workshops will start again in Spring 2018!
Conga Drumming Workshops in Nottingham with Richard Kensington
- Improve your conga technique and repertoire
- Learn to play Afro Cuban rhythms in ensemble
- Explore how to adapt Afro Cuban rhythms for your own percussion set up
12.30 - 5pm
£90 for three sessions, £35 for a single session. Advance booking.
One Sunday a month:
21 Jan, 11 Feb, 11 March, 15 April, 6 May, 10 June, 15 July
For info and to book contact Richard: firstname.lastname@example.org 07957209930
The Axis Percussion Trio run workshops in all aspects of Cuban Percussion. These focus on playing conga drums in traditional Cuban styles and building out from these styles to develop your own playing and sound.
Aspects of Cuban percussion that are regularly covered include:
Making the correct sounds on the drums
Salsa Rhythm Section
Rumba Guaguanco, Columbia and Yambu
Conga de comparsa
Multi drum playing and adapting grooves for band percussionists
Participants are given scores of material covered at the end of each session and will be expected to practice the material between sessions.
Workshops classes and lessons held at Rubber Biscuit Studios Chasewear House, Alfred St North, Nottingham NG3 1AE
3 Session Special £90
Single Session £35
To book please contact Richard Kensington by email at email@example.com or here on facebook
Please note, if you cannot make a session for any reason please give 48 hours notice (before 10 am on the preceding Friday) or the full fee for the day will be payable.