Introduction Workshops

to Music from south America


For 6-10 years old

In this workshop, students will take a musical journey around several emblematic genres of Colombia, Bolivia, Venezuela, Peru, Argentina …

Rhythms such as cumbia, tonada, huayno, milonga, among others, will be at the rendezvous. They will learn songs in Spanish and will have the pleasure to explore the rhythms with various instruments: percussion, cuatro, ukulele, flutes …

In addition, through interactive games, children will also acquire knowledge of geography and general culture of Latin America!

An activity offered by René Oréa, musician of Venezuelan origin, with a great pedagogical experience in school.

This new trip will introduce them to traditions from Reunion Island, Flamenco Spain, and ancient India, before landing on the Latin American continent.

It is a unique opportunity to experience instruments, rhythms and melodies that have traveled from one place to another. During this journey, kids will be guided by travelling musicians who grew in the heart of rich traditions, where mutual aid, pleasure and joy are essential ingredients to musical sense development! So, ready to get on board?

Duration: 1h

Location: Main Hall – Center of World Musicians

Schedule: Saturday morning at 11am

Age: 6 to 10 years

Mini-session of 7 classes: $90 (= $12.85/workshop)

Unit price: $20/workshop (payment on site)

Info & Reservation: 514-397-9226, or info@centredesmusiciens.com

For an environment conducive to learning and interaction between children, the workshops take place without the presence of parents.