Drums and gear provided but participants welcomed and encouraged to bring their own.
The workshop will cover basic hand drumming and percussion techniques, community drum circle techniques and teaching some musical concepts.
All ages and abilities welcome.
First session Free to try!
Bio: Facilitator Mark Hooper, has been one of the leading members of percussion band Big Boom Bang over the last ten years. Mark has also played in many bands in Gippsland and Melbourne playing different styles of music on drumkit and percussion and has been involved in multiple community music projects in the region.
- Percussion skills
- The joy of a community music experience
- If you have a drum, please bring it along
- Sunscreen & Hat if sunny
- Ear plugs (optional)
All Welcome - drums are provided
Vendor since 2016
The VRI is a project of Traralgon Neighbourhood Learning House Inc in partnership with Reactivate Latrobe Valley Ltd.
We offer a range of classes, workshops and activities including a growing community garden, artist community gallery - Alt_Art and technical support Fridays - LV Digital Shed. A work for the dole program runs Monday - Friday at the hall and volunteers are welcome to join us in making, sharing and connecting through art, gardening, building, cleaning, cooking and using technology. If you have a great idea for a workshop you would like to run get in touch with us - email@example.com.
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The office hours for The VRI are Monday to Friday from 9am - 5pm.