The moment you've been waiting for is here... tickets now on sale for our Darbuka weekender! The course will introduce basic playing techniques, essential rhythms, overview on Middle Eastern percussion.
When: Sat 25th - Sun 26th June, 10-12:30, (lunch 12:30-1:30) 1:30 - 4pm BST
Where: G52 on the ground floor of SOAS main building
Level: all levels welcome
The darbuka, a hand-drum common throughout the Arab cultural sphere, originated from the Middle East around 2000 years ago. A skilled player can tease a complex range of sharp and deep sounds from this goblet shaped drum. It is an easy instrument to learn and yet has a surprising emotional range.
Darbuka Summer 22