DrumFace: 3231 W. Armitage Ave. Info: (773) 772-4778
Aissawa Open House and Potluck
Enjoy listening-in on practice night with Chicago’s only Moroccan-style trance percussion band! Thursday, June 10th. Doors open at 7:30pm. Potluck buffet at 8:30pm.
Moroccan Drum & Dance: Aissawa
Explore polyrhythms of the Aissawa society, and learn ancient movements of mystical North African dance. A variety of drums will be provided. Friday, June 11th at 7pm; $7.
Drum Rehab & Repair
A chance to fix and retune your drum, under the guidance of master drummakers! RSVP to reserve your replacement drumskin: (773) 772-4778. Sunday, June 13th. 1-4pm; $60.
Moroccan Drum & Dance: Gnowa
Experience the primal unity of rhythm and movement, as expressed by Carbabeena-style Gnowa percussion. (bass drum & metal double-castanets) This is an active session- be prepared to boogie! Saturday, June 19th at 6pm; $6.
Arabic Rhythms for Darbooka
The goblet-shaped drum is the signature percussion instrument of Mid-Eastern music. Improve your sounds and techniques and have fun playing new rhythms and drum solo improvisations. Monday, June 21st. 7pm; $7.