From Quentin and Heather, a heartfealt thank you for supporting DrumFace! Best of luck in the New Year and hope to see you soon. Looking forward to 2013, we welcome increased success and continued enjoyment in what we do.
A new year, a new look: DrumFace website improvements. Check out the new format at www.drumfacechicago.com -and let us know what you think!
Morocco Rhythm Immersion 2013 is still looking for participants. Contact DrumFace to make a reservation or sign up online. Non-musician friends are welcome to inquire for open spaces; we will facilitate alternate activities (tourism, cooking, etc.) as much as possible. Deposit deadline: January 15th.
January 2013 Calendar of Events
Middle-Eastern Drum Happy Hour
Wednesday January 2nd, 7-8pm New name, same deal: first Wednesday of the month at DrumFace is Darbooka Hour!
Tuesdays, January 8, 15, 22nd Open-studio at DrumFace: make whatever your heart desires!
Sunday Funday Screen Printing Party & Chicago Aissawa Fundraiser
Sunday January 13th, 3-6pm A fun afternoon of artmaking, for a good cause. A suggested donation of $10 will grant you access to screens and ink at DrumFace Studio, with proceeds going to the Chicago Aissawa Scholarship Fund.
Middle-Eastern Drum & Dance Night
Wednesday January 16th, 7:30-10pm An extended jam session at DrumFace promoting collaboration between dancers and drummers, especially those with an interest in North African & Middle Eastern styles.
Chicago Aissawa at Las Manos Gallery
Saturday January 19th, 7:30-9pm Enjoy a night of North African music at Las Manos Gallery in Andersonville (1515 W. Foster) and help send Chicago Aissawa to Morocco!
Caravanserai Dance Party
Aissawa Kbir & Veggie Potluck
Thursday January 31st, 7:30-10pm Bring a dish to share, and celebrate the start of a new year at DrumFace Studio! As a special 3rd Anniversary treat, we’re holding an auction to benefit the Chicago Aissawa Scholarship Fund.