MUS011: African Drumming

In group classes, students learn basic playing techniques of the hand-drumming traditions of West Africa, the Caribbean and Brazil.

In group classes, students learn basic playing techniques of the hand-drumming traditions of West Africa, the Caribbean and Brazil. They develop their rhythmic skills and sense of ensemble, and experience the special energy and excitement of ensemble drumming. The African Drumming Ensemble performs each term and often collaborates with various choruses and the Dance Department.