Hand Drumming and Percussion
This class will cover the basic history and rhythms of drums and other percussion instruments including djembes, doumbeks, conga drums, bongos, claves, cowbells, and shakers. Learn the rhythms behind the names in a very hands-on, supportive environment with lots of group playing.
Mark van Gulden, Music Director at ArtisTree, is a musician living in Barnard and working throughout the state and the Northeast. Specializing in vibraphone and percussion, Mark has a BFA in Music Performance and Composition from Johnson State College. He has worked in Vermont as a freelance musician for many years, playing concerts and club dates, and has been involved with multiple recording projects.