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Old Orchard Beach/Saco Adult and Community Education

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Afro-Cuban & Brazilian Drumming

with Joseph Perullo


Class is canceled

Discover the musical roots of rhythms originating from Cuba, Brazil, and western Africa and their influences on American music. Focus on playing and learning various hand-drumming styles including a listening component and some brief history. Beginners and students of all musical backgrounds are encouraged as he instructor will cater to the level of each individual. Please bring any hand drums, bells, or miscellaneous percussion instruments.

Joe Perullo, percussionist, studied music at College of the Atlantic, Concordia University and University of So. ME. He teachers include master drummers Shannon Powell, Khary Abdul-Shaheed, Brandon Marger, Les Harris Jr., Michael Bennett, Gary Gemmiti, and many others. Joe is the drummer for the latin-jazz band Viva and the Reinforcements, a private teacher, and freelance musician.

Code: 20MUSC.46.417
May 4 - 25th, 2017
Thu for 4 weeks from 6:00 - 8:00 pm


40 East Emerson Cummings Blvd
Old Orchard Beach, ME 04064 Get directions

Room: Music Rm

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