Naghmeh Farahmand by Ellen Schmauss

Persian Daf with Naghmeh Farahmand

Online: Zoom-Meeting
Time: Thursday, 05.08.21, 5 - 8 pm CEST
Lecturer: Naghmeh Farahmand (Iran / Canada)
Instruments: Persian Daf 
Course Content:

In this clinic, I will demonstrate and explain percussion rhythms and techniques on Daf ( Iranian framedrum with chain) one of the main percussion instruments used in Iranian and Kurdish music.
Techniques I will teach include hand drumming patterns, riz rolling (hand riz, finger riz, chain riz ) while explainng and teaching rhythms unique to Sufi Islam, Kurdistan, and Persian folk and classical music focusing on Additive Limping rhythms such as 5/8, 7/4 and 10/8.


Course Language: English
Level: Intermediate - good previous knowledge on daf

Please note:

  • Please note the time difference!
  • 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.
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