The Breakdown: Hand Percussion Techniques and Drum Circle Facilitation for Inclusivity & Creativity

Time: 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm

Contact: Kathleen Murphy · · 504-865-2122

Location: Roussel Performance Hall, 2nd Floor, Comm./Music Complex

Cost: See event website Get Tickets

This Continuing Music Therapy Education (CMTE) course will review basic hand percussion playing techniques, including practice tips to prevent injury.  The presenter will teach participants traditional Afro-Caribbean rhythms and counter rhythms to include when they are facilitating drum circles. Strategies for simplifying rhythms and techniques in order to include participants of various abilities will be demonstrated.