Join us for the WORLD RHYTHMS COURSE in Los Angeles, CA July 14-19 2019 at the beautiful Holy Spirit Retreat Center
World Rhythms teaches music and education skills in a context of World Drumming and music from the Caribbean, Brazil, and West Africa. Participants will:
- Learn basic drumming and percussion techniques
- Learn authentic rhythm patterns for a variety of world drumming styles
- Combine and perform (play and sing) in drumming ensembles.
- Learn how to teach using a student-centered approach.
- Integrate chording and melodic instruments into musical ensembles.
- Study and apply musical and interpersonal facilitation techniques and strategies.
- Explore ways to promote positive social and personal outcomes.
- Explore other forms of group drumming, such as improvisation, rhythm games, and composition.
Who should attend?
- Music Educators
- Music Therapists
- Music Facilitators
Save $100 by registering before May 1st.
Arrive on Sunday, July 14th after 4pm for check-in. (Go to the Office)
Parking is available at the back of the property.
All meals are provided. (Sunday dinner through Friday Breakfast)
Course Orientation is Sunday (July 14th) at 7PM (Lakeview Room)
Classes run from 9AM to 5PM.
Plan to participate until Friday at 12PM.
Limited to 15 Participants. Rooms available on first-come, first-served basis. Private rooms are limited. Register early to ensure your choice. Payments are non-refundable and may be applied to future courses within two years. Ask us about special accommodations and dietary needs at least two-weeks prior to the start of a course.Travel from LAX airport:
Take the Van Nuys Flyaway Bus from any terminal (Green Sign), then Ride-service from Van Nuys to the retreat center. Flyaway ($10), Ride-service ($15-20)