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TaKeTiNa & Whole Person Drumming with Zorina Wolf in San Diego & Los Angeles

Embrace Rhythm & Drumming in Two New Ways If hand drumming and rhythm speak to your heart, don't miss these rare opportunities to go deeper with both with Zorina Wolf on her OCTOBER 2016 Southern California workshop tour. TaKeTiNa:  Adventures in Groove Oct. 20 in San Diego Do you know the juicy satisfaction of feeling deeply "In the Groove"? You know, that transporting state of being carried by the music where everything seems effortless? Those moments form some of our best musical memories -- both as audience and playing participants. If you like that feeling [...]

By | September 7th, 2016|Events - Public|0 Comments

The Bass Drum is My Leadership Teacher

Shortly after finding my way to the rhythm path, I found myself drawn to playing the bass drums whenever I could.  I liked the mellower, low-pitched sounds of the Brazilian surdo, the African dununs, and the larger frame drums.  Usually playing with a mallet, I learned how to positively affect the music without needing fancy technique.  Over time, I adopted the bass drum as my "main instrument" in ensemble play.  I've even been called The Bass Queen. Along the way, I discovered there's a lot more potential -- and responsibility -- in playing the bass drum for a drum [...]

By | March 27th, 2016|Events - Public|0 Comments