Adult Beginners Class

A new 12 week block starts 10th Jan - 28th Mar looking at Brazilian percussion, the style of this block will be Samba Carioca.
Your chance to learn how to play and learn about the amazing sound of the famous Rio Samba in a large group. This is suitable for beginners and musicians of other instruments alike - as well as sambistas looking for experience on other instruments. Instrumentation will be made up of surdos (few), caixa (many), repique (few), tamborim (many) plus agogo bell and chocalho (shaker). We will learn how to put the samba rhythms together, the learn some breaks and learn how to fit them together with beautiful carnaval songs from the slightly slower paced era of 60s, 70s and 80s Rio de Janeiro. At the end there will be a gig where we can wow the audience with our new skills.

Tuesdays 7pm register for a 7.15 start until 9.30. £7 per class. New beginners are welcome to start, with or without musical experience. Tutors are Roddy Dickson and Doug Summers with 15+years experience. (newbies please email SYB Rehearsal Space, Kilbirnie St, Tradeston, G5 8JD
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