Introduccion to Afrocolombian Rhythms, by Diego Coy.
This workshop will provide a dynamic introduction to traditional Afro-Colombian rhythms, including Cumbia, Currulao y Mapalé. With participants using traditional Colombian instruments or any percussion instrument participants choose to bring, such as congas, cajon, maracas, djembe, etc.
Participants do not need to have any musical experience, as there will be rhythms for all musical levels and abilities. At the end of the workshop, participants will not only be able to play these rhythms, but also to sing and dance along with them. Come have a good time playing and dancing to music from the Colombian regions.
Seattle, WA, 98114
Movimiento Afrolatino Seattle (MÁS) is a grass-root 501(c)3 non-profit organization created by Afrolatino communities and artists that appreciate Afrolatino arts and culture coming together to ensure the sustainability of ongoing cultural and education arts activities focused on Afrolatinos and open to anyone who is interested ininterested in learning and preserving this rich cultural heritage.