WORLD PERCUSSION CLASSES & WORKSHOPS

Come Drum With Us: 

  • World Percussion 101 (Open to females & Males)

Percussion classes for ages 13 and older.  Classes explore traditional rhythmic patterns derived from various cultural/ethnic backgrounds that are rich in percussive music.  Participants will learn to play various percussion instruments as an ensemble with an opportunity to perform.

Participants must register prior to each session. 

Cost per 8 week session:  $85 with instrument $100 w/o or $12 per class

Session 1: August 18, 2020  thru November 3, 2020

Class Day & Time: Saturdays  10:00 a.m. to 11:15 a.m.

Location: Moran Park; 5727 S. Racine, Chicago, IL 60636

  • World Percussion 101 (For Women Only) 

World Percussions Flyer 35St

Percussion classes for Women 18 and older. Classes explore traditional rhythmic patterns derived from various cultural/ethnic back-grounds that are rich in percussive music. Participants will learn to play various percussion instruments as an ensemble with an opportunity to perform.

A 50% refund is given to women that accept an invitation to become a member of JoYful SoundZ‘s Percussive Collective/ Ensemble

Class Begin: May 31, 2020 thru June 27 (Due to pandemic, Classes will be held on-line until further notice).

Day & Time: Saturdays 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Cost per 4 week session: $75 with  $90 w/o

  • Afro Cuban Drum & Dance Workshop (August…TBA, 2020) 

Introducing Mitchelito Herra to Chicago, IL  An introduction to Havana style drum, dance and song by Mitchel Herra.  Learn the origins of Afro Cuban culture (Popular, Folk, and Bata) through music, song, and dance.

  • Private Drum Lessons (Open year-round)

Private drum lessons are designed for the more serious drummer looking for one to one instruction.  We begin with 3 classes per session @ $150 per session.  Schedules are based on student and instructor availability.  Due to pandemic, classes will be held on-line until further notice.  Call to schedule!

World Percussion Classes

Private Lessons

$150.00