Remembering How to Drum: A Study of Traditional Djembe Technique

This instructional DVD is our best recommendation for a beginner-level djembe player. It was inspired by Michael Taylor`s experiences, observations and insights as a teacher and student of the West African djembe drum.

SKU: HGDVD

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$29.95
$29.95

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This instructional DVD is our best recommendation for a beginner-level djembe player. It was inspired by Michael Taylor`s experiences, observations and insights as a teacher and student of the West African djembe drum. You will develop traditional djembe technique and enhance your overall experience in learning the tradition of the West African djembe drum. `Everyone is a drummer,` says Taylor, `when we are learning how to drum, we are actually remembering how to drum.` This djembe DVD is covered by our satisfaction guarantee, and features:

  • Interactive ensembles that allow you to hear only the drums you want and silence the rest
  • Looping practice rhythms for beginner, intermediate, and advanced djembe players
  • Basic djembe technique, including bass, tone, and slap - learn by imitation
  • Call and response exercises, like in a live djembe class with Taylor
  • Ghosting exercises in binary and ternary
  • Polyrhythmic and polymetric exercises
  • Basic yoga warm-ups especially for djembe drummers
  • Informative interviews with Taylor about the history and culture of the djembe

Running time: Approximately 100 minutes, to infinity with looping features

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SKU HGDVD
Country of Origin United States

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