Drumming Services by K.D.C.

Drum Tuning and Repair in Kamloops

KAMLOOPS DRUM TUNER – Mark Handley
(drum tuner & drum skins) de_marc@yahoo.com (underscore in space)
cell #: 250-572-2306 home: 250-573-3319

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DJEMBE LESSONS – ONLINE Skype option

$30 for 1. 5 hours   Lesson Sheets Included as well as lesson review time.

$40 for 2 hours.  DITTO

4 lessons recommended to complete a leveled course.  Fee is  $115 for the 1.5 hours and $140 for the 2 hour classes.

Class Resources: lesson sheets to practise with, video resources to learn from and play with, ongoing contact for review

Phone or email to set up your online course. 250 318 0963  djembedjango@hotmail.com

Students E transfer funds to a forwarded mail and then their online lessons will start on the agreed date and time. Lessons include a fully choreographed drum ensemble or a lesson of their choosing; topic & skill level.

 

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DRUM CIRCLES – Community and Celebration

$5 per circle time, djembes available for use if you register with Raven, Rentals are $5

Subscribe – Like and FOLLOW to K.D.C. Facebook for circle details. Phone for the venue. 250 318 0963

Join the K.D.C. email list, contact djembedjango@hotmail.com with your name and contact info

Bring drum & stool if able.  See resource File on KDC Facebook Page for info on where to buy a great little drum chair – folding black and white, backed chair.

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DRUM CIRCLE READY!  Lesson is cheaper because it ‘s a deal man!!

$30 for 2 hour group or a private lesson. The passion is there for the drum and we want you to learn!

Please register: djembedjango@hotmail.com   and text 250 318 0963

Name & Phone # needed

Introduction to Djembe Drumming = Special Price for 2 hrs

This lesson is a fun drum time learning: basic music skills on the djembe; body & hand positions, drum pitches, time keeping, funky root rhythms for drum circle fun, and drum circle signals.

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DJEMBE LESSONS – Learn amazing rhythms!

$30  for 2 hour big group lesson.     $40 for 2 hour private lesson.

Bring your friends to learn African Rhythms & Funky Beats

Learn complete djembe ensembles – play an ensemble from start to finish! SKILLS: the introduction, 3 or more drum parts (polyrhythms), dynamics and ending. Mix ensemble rhythms with other rhythms you know!

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HOT SHOT Lesson – Lead roles and accents

$30 for 1.5 hour

Learn how to solo, add dynamics and spice to drum circles and drum grooves.

Learn 4/4 & 6/8th hot shot parts.

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PERCUSSION FUN – Add dynamics to music!

$30 for 2 hour small group lesson, $40 for 2 hour private lesson

Instruments available and lesson resources are included.

Learn how to play hand held percussion instruments; shakers, cabassa, guiro, agogo, different bells, tambourine etc. Learn the basics. Play more instruments in a drum circle or with an acoustic band.

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ENTERTAINMENT – Band or Drum Circle Fun

Event? Location? Duration?   Phone Raven for a price: 250 318 0963

Djembe Django Drummers / Rhythm Rhyders Band / Drum Circle Facilitation are all available for entertainment.

When hiring for the facilitation of a drum circle, this fee can include the use of drums and hand held percussion for the rhythm time. Chairs provided by venue or Raven has a dozen chairs.

Please see the band and drum circle videos on the K.D.C. Facebook page and K.D.C. website.

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Entertainment for Seniors and Care Homes

Kamloops Drum Connecton provides band entertainment by Djembe Django Drummers. The group plays original and cultural rhythms and interacts with the audience through songs and sharing about the drum.

30 min. or 45 min.

The band is great for cultural themes. Mardi Gras, and drum fun!  The discounted rate for local homes for seniors and charity groups is $100

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Drum Circles – Seniors & Retirement Homes

Raven provides drums for participants and leads the group in a rhythm time teaching drum skills and drum circle routine Venue provides the community room and chairs. See NOTES for Workshop details.

75 min.

Please call for price as length of time and program can be customied. 250 318 0963

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FACILITATION TRAINING – Leading a Circle

$40 for 1.5 hour

Learn how to lead a music circle and conduct a rhythm time. Instruments & Resource Sheets are provided.

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DJEMBE PARTY – A new experience!

Call for the price for your group. We can arrange an hour or more for a djembe intro and drum fun! Laughs and learning galore! Have a BIRTHDAY PARTY!

Phone 250 318 0963 to discuss costs.

Djembe Parties – A new way to have fun is bring in the drum! Use your home or elsewhere. Drums are set up for your learning, fun, & entertainment. Lesson resources are available. U can share the cost.

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TEAM BUILDING – Community and Creativity

Drumming Skills and Leadership Goals. It’s a fun learning experience building rhythms and a performance while reviewing concepts in communication & working together. Relevant & Fun!

90 min. or longer

SEE THE NOTES SECTION on the Kamloops Drum Connection Facebook page for info ~ the workshop.  Call for the price for your group. We can arrange a 1.5 hour session, a half day workshop, or a full day workshop.   Phone 250 318 0963 for price discussion   Travel costs need consideration.