All-Levels African Drum 5 Week Course

April 9, 2018 - 5:30pm

Have you ever wanted to take an African drum class, but felt just a little bit intimidated? Well now is your chance to learn about the vibrant poly-rhythms of Guinea, West Africa in a non-threatening atmosphere that is fun, encouraging, and inspirational for beginning and experienced drummers alike!

Join Alseny Yansane, dynamic teacher and fourteen year performing artist with world renowned Ballets Africains of Guinea as he offers a drum classes that will teach all the basics for learning the West African poly-rhythmic orchestra including Djembe accompaniment parts, musical signals and arrangements, solo phrases and bass drum and bell parts. 


Mondays, April 9, 16, 23, 30 & May 7 (April 16 at another location)

5:30-7:00 pm

WOW Hall (in the basement, students can park in lot in back)

291 W. 8th Ave, Eugene, OR


* improved hand position, posture, and sound quality

*enhanced speed, endurance, manual dexterity

* increased ability to focus on specific drum parts

$75 Pre-paid 5 Week Course (7.5 hours of instruction)

$60 Students w/ valid ID Pre-paid 5 Week Course (7.5 hours of instruction)

Authentic, handmade drums are available for students to use for class! Call/text 541.232.5471 or email <>  to reserve a drum today!