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Frame Drum with Glen Velez

Online: Zoom-Meeting
Lecturer: Glen Velez (USA)
Instruments: Large Frame Drum, Tar, Mizhar, Riqq, ...
Course Content:

We will focus on snapping as a way to extend the tonal range of a frame drum and create longer compositions utilizing fast Pa fingerings. The development of smooth transitions from one technique to another will be emphasized. Intoning the cycle while playing will be explored.


Course Language: Englisch
Level Advanced = Very good previous knowledge and sufficient playing experience on one of the specified instruments
  • Lessons are held via zoom meeting. Some days before the start of the lessons we offer a free introduction into zoom. After registration we will send you more information.
  • You will get the zoom link for your lessons via email a few days before the start of the festival.
  • The programme overview of the daily Tamburi Channel will be published in July here on this website.

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