Embark on a transformative journey as you delve into the rhythmic world of hand drumming, unlocking the profound meditative dimensions that contribute to overall wellness. Immerse yourself in the captivating beats of the Djembe drum, exploring the rich tapestry of percussion instruments. This isn’t merely a class; it’s an invitation to join an extraordinary community where the therapeutic and meditative aspects of drumming harmonize.
Under the expert guidance of Jared Bistrong from the Miami Sound Institute, this 6-week introductory hand drumming program is designed to cultivate not just musical skill but a powerful practice that intertwines meditation and wellness. Learn the basics of drumming, with a primary focus on the Djembe drum, and explore the intricate world of various percussion instruments. In this immersive experience, absorb the history of drums, specific techniques and exercises for each instrument, and a diverse range of traditional and non-traditional rhythms from across the globe. As you engage in this rhythmic journey, you’ll intuitively grasp the nuances of drumming etiquette.
By becoming part of this vibrant drumming community, you open doors to opportunities to participate in live wellness and music events alongside the South Beach Sound Healing Orchestra. Whether you’re a seasoned drummer or a complete beginner, all are welcomed. No prior experience is necessary; what’s essential is your commitment to bringing your own hand drum. Jared, with his expertise, is ready to assist in finding or facilitating the purchase of a drum before the class begins.
This 6-week program is just the beginning. Upon completion, the journey continues with the option to attend subsequent classes at a discounted drop-in rate of $35. For beginners, the rolling 6-session program is recommended, while experienced drummers can opt for a drop-in (single session) ticket.
Join this incredible community where the language of rhythm becomes a powerful conduit for personal growth, meditation, and well-being. Your drumming journey awaits—tap into the transformative power of beats and be a part of this extraordinary community today.
Date and Time:Monday, March 11, 2024 · 6:30 – 8:30pm EDT
About this event:
- Embark on a rhythmic odyssey with Jared Bistrong of the Miami Sound Institute in this 6-week introduction to hand drumming program. Dive into the fundamentals of drumming, with a focus on mastering the Djembe drum, alongside an exploration of various percussion instruments. Develop a powerful cultivation practice around drumming, intertwining meditation and wellness. Explore the history of drums, learn specific techniques, exercises for each instrument, and a variety of traditional and non-traditional rhythms from across the globe. As you engage, absorb the do’s and don’ts of drumming etiquette.By joining this dynamic drumming community, open doors to playing at live wellness and music events with the South Beach Sound Healing Orchestra. No prior experience is necessary, but participants must bring their own hand drum. Jared is available to assist in finding or purchasing a drum before the class.The initial 6-week program offers a foundation, with the option to continue at a discounted drop-in rate of $35. For beginners, the rolling 6-session program is recommended, while experienced drummers can opt for a drop-in (single session) ticket.
Total Duration: 2 days
- 6-Week Program: Ideal for beginners; complete the program and enjoy a discounted drop-in rate of $35 thereafter.
- Drop-In (Single Session): Available for experienced drummers at $50.
- Modern ŌM Members: Enjoy a special drop-in rate of $40.
Workout Session Details:
- Duration: 6 weeks, every Monday from 6:30 – 7:30 pm.
- Check-in: Begins at 6:15 pm; please arrive punctually.
Essentials to Bring:
- Drum: Participants must bring their own hand drum. Jared will provide sample drums for the first class and assist in finding/purchasing one.
- Metered parking available on NE 2nd Avenue and NE 50th Terrace; avoid residential zones to prevent towing.