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Drumming Immersion Workshop in Ubud

December 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am - December 9, 2021 @ 12:00 pm UTC+8

Learn the traditional Djembe drumming style and rhythms from West-Africa, and connect with the spirit of this old instrument.

Join Catur Hari Wijaya for this special drumming workshop starting on Friday, December 3.

✓ Improve your technical skills such as hand coordination, tone color and tempo.
✓ Discover and learn to play a traditional West African rhythm.
✓ Explore and develop your understanding of this ancient musical tradition.
➝ Cultural aspects and technical skills are important elements of the African drumming culture.
➝ Understanding the past and what transcends it is the key to deeply connect with the spirit of Djembe.

The sessions run in one week – 4 classes of 2 hours.
A total of 8 hours of instructions.
The workshop will end with a special event: a 15min live performance all together (students and teachers)

Friday, December 3, 10am-12pm
Sunday, December 5, 10am-12pm
Tuesday, December 7, 10am-12pm
Thursday, December 9, 10am-12pm

Bali Bohemia – Music room
Nyuh Kuning, Ubud

IDR 1.200.000
(special Covid discounted price)
The drums are provided.

Please secure your spot by message to Ubud Drum Class
Or by WhatsApp: +6281246586162 (Catur)

For beginners and intermediates.

About the teacher:
Catur is a dynamic world musician from East Java. He plays more than 20 instruments such as strings and flutes but he specialises in drumming traditions from West Africa and Indonesia.
Catur is passionate about uniting ancient music heritages, regularly composing and performing works that draw upon traditions from West Africa, India and Indonesia. He performs at major festivals around Indonesia and have studied with many traditional masters. Recently, he visited Mali in West-Africa, to deepen his musical knowledge and to experience the traditional context of drumming in the motherland of Djembe.
Catur is very active on the musical scene in Bali both as a teacher and a performer.


December 3, 2021 @ 10:00 am UTC+8
December 9, 2021 @ 12:00 pm UTC+8
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Bali Bohemia
Jl. Nyuh Bojog Nyuh Kuning
Ubud, 80752 ID
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