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"Your energy is awesome and those drum circles
were off the charts." Kellee McQuinn, KidTribe Founder

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“ I really enjoyed playing with the instruments and making music. Great fun.”

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Classes

Beginning Djembe Classes- Levels 1

Address: Mozart Park 2036 N. Avers Chicago IL 60647
Date: Thurs. nights Time: 7:00-8:15pm
Cost: $52.00 per 10 week term.
Age: Adults
Level: Beginner
Requirements:
Web Site: chicagoparkdistrict.com search for Mozart Park, programs
E-mail: John at drumevents@gmail.com
Contact: John at 312-742-7535
Description: You will learn how to play the djembe so that you can produce clear sounds (tones and slaps). Even though this is a beginners class, the basics taught here will help your skill sets, even if you have previous experience.

Beginning Taiko Class

Address: Mozart Park 2036 N. Avers Chicago IL 60647
Date: Tues Nights
Time: 7:00-8:15 Cost: $52.00 per 10 week session .
Age: Adults
Level: Beginning to intermediate
Requirements: Pair of bachi (sticks)
Web Site: chicagoparkdistrict.com search for Mozart Park, programs
E-mail: John at drumevents@gmail.com
Contact: John at 312-742-7535
Description: This class teaches the traditional and contemporary Japanese drumming(wadaiko). Beginning Taiko class focuses on basic rhythm, taiko technique, form and traditional pieces.

Beginning Taiko Class at Old Town School of Folk Music

Address: 4544 N. Lincoln Ave
Date: Sat Mornings Time: tba
Cost: see old town website for cost and times.
Age: Adults + teens
Level: Beginning
Requirements: Pair of bachi (sticks)
Web Site: www.oldtownschool.org
E-mail: John at drumevents@gmail.com
Contact: John at 773-802-0605
Description: This class teaches the traditional and contemporary Japanese drumming (wadaiko). Beginning Taiko class focuses on basic rhythm, taiko technique, form and traditional pieces.

Intermediate Taiko Class at Old Town School of Folk Music

Address: 4544 N. Lincoln Ave
Date: Sat Afternoons
Time: tba Cost: see old town website for cost and times.
Age: Adults + teens
Level: Intermediate
Requirements: Pair of bachi (sticks)
Web Site: www.oldtownschool.org
E-mail: John at drumevents@gmail.com
Contact: John at 773-802-0605
Description: This class teaches the traditional and contemporary Japanese drumming (wadaiko). Beginning Taiko class focuses on basic rhythm, taiko technique, form and traditional pieces.