Middle Eastern Cymbal & Rhythms Workshop

Middle Eastern Cymbal & Rhythms Workshop w/Mary Ellen Donald

Saturday, November 19th, 2016 1-5pm

$60/adv or $70/door

This fabulous workshop will be taught by Mary Ellen Donald, nationally acclaimed author, instructor and performer in Middle Eastern Percussion for over 40 years.

In this workshop you will learn to:
1. Exercises to strengthen cymbal technique
2. Connecting cymbals with movement
3. Learning how to read simple musical notation, allowing students to make sense out of rhythm examples all over the internet
4. Baladi and maqsoum rhythms with variations and fills
5. Ayyoub and karatchy rhythms

*Note: All of Mary Ellen's books and CDs will be on sale with a 15% off discount. You can check them out in the shopping area of: http://www.maryellendonald.com/
Especially suggested: Middle Eastern Rhythms for Beginners and also for Intermediate advanced; Practice Music of Drummers and Dancers; three volumes of Gems of the Middle East books and CDs.

source: http://www.srsolsticestudio.com/bellydance/middle_eastern_cymbal__rhythm...

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