Starts in 1 Day, 4 Hours
October 21, 2018 2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Salsa Con Todo
211 N 36th St, Seattle, WA 98103
Interact and Learn north location
Audience: The class is designed to develop and heighten your critical hearing skills. Critical hearing is required to understand all the different rhythms that are going on in any type or style of song.
Dancers and drummers wanting to improve their understanding of rhythms like salsa, bachata, and afro cuban styles like rumba, bembe and orisha. Understanding the importance of the Clave Rhythm but more importantly understanding the concept and role of “La Clave”. Learning to identify the son, rumba, afro, 6/8 clave patterns but also understand how dance works with in “La Clave”. Of course It goes much deeper then this and we will work on developing that depth over time.
Whether a beginner or a seasoned pro, these isolation exercises will improve your sense of timing, groove, and ability to improvise with in the music.
Description: Concepts in Rhythm is about learning how to feel the rhythm in music in order to create spontaneous and unique counter rhythms. We will focus on Afro-Cuban rumba, bembe, and salsa styles. All drum and percussion instruments provided.
Cost: For the month of March $45, $10SCT Team members and instructors, $20 General Public Drop Ins.