Darbuka Discovery Workshop

By Joseph Khoury

Goup Discovery Workshop* (Beginners & Mid-levels)

The darbuka is one of the best-known percussions from Middle-East. The goblet-shaped instrument consists in a drum on which an animal skin (from a goat or a fish for instance) or a plastic membrane is fixed. Percussionist Joseph Khoury, an experienced musician trained at the Lebanese Conservatory and formed by great Turkish masters (Bünyamin Olguncan, Suat Borazan et Hamdi Akatay), will share a variety of technics specific to this versatile instrument.

During this discovery workshop, you will have a preview of:

  • Different playing techniques (from beginner to intermediate)
  • Several rhythms (known and irregular)

Date: November 4th 2017, from 2 to 4 pm​

Duration: 2 hours

Information: 514-397-9226

* Instruments will be provided for all participants

Price: 30$