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Rhythm Discovery Day at PASIC 2019
November 16, 2019 @ 12:30 pm - 5:00 pm
Come join us at PASIC 2019 for the 3rd annual Rhythm Discovery Day! This all-ages event is full of fun, hands-on, interactive drumming and rhythm workshops, and will end with a GIANT drum circle! You’ll also have a chance to pay a visit to the Exhibit Hall where you will see hundreds of percussion instruments of all kinds. No musical experience required. This event will be held at the Indianapolis Convention Center.
Rhythm! Discovery Day is FREE for all attendees.
To register please click here.
Saturday, November 16, 2019
12:30 – 1:20pm: Middle Eastern Rhythmic Fun with Vocalizations Dennis Maberry
Presenting an easy and fun method of learning Middle Eastern rhythms. Master drummer Babatunde Olatunji used to say “If you say it you can play it”. This workshop will use rhythmic vocalizations which breaks things down and makes the complex seem easy. Please join us for the fun.
1:30 – 2:20pm: “Instant Ensemble,” Percussion Games
Participants will be given the opportunity to participate in fun, interactive percussion games while creating “Instant Ensembles!” Appropriate for all ages / abilities – Recommended for music educators (materials included).
2:30 – 3:20pm: Marimbas – Let’s Have a Melodic Conversation Brandon Cruz
Let’s have a conversation! – Using intuitive communication techniques, learn how to “talk” to others musically through the marimba. Whether you’re one-on-one or with a group, express yourself and have fun! All ages, levels, and abilities are welcome!
4:00 – 5:00pm: Closing Drum Circle – Serpentine Lobby